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Adjuvant measures are hot baths, poultices, inunctions, fumigations and sternutatories, and the use of certain herbs.
Gilbertus Anglicus Medicine of the Thirteenth Century Henry Ebenezer Handerson
From his theory of the action of the air through the nose on the contents of the ventricles of the brain is explained his use of sternutatories, and his belief in the efficacy of sneezing.
Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine James Sands Elliott
jmjarmstrong commented on the word sternutatories
JM mustn't let sternutatories get up his nose.
February 17, 2011