cathartic[ kuh-thahr-tik ]SEE DEFINITION OF cathartic
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CATHARTIC
Irritant, cathartic, stimulant, and antiseptic; one to one and a half pounds.
Take a cathartic; notify the physician at once and follow his directions.
Dispensatory: Described as a cathartic with roots tonic and aperient.
Emetic, cathartic with calomel; then sorbentia, chalybeates, Peruvian bark.
From fifteen to twenty grains are an ordinary dose for a cathartic.
Either a cathartic or an emetic will leave the system under some debility.
This opinion is quite in advance of the annual cathartic cleansing.
First, see that the bowels are loose—if not, a cathartic should be given.
Such was their theory, after Louis got that cathartic, and rose from bed.
When given as a medicine, the Cathartic is first received into the stomach.