The odour of cubebs is agreeable and aromatic; the taste, pungent, acrid, slightly bitter and persistent.
Cubebs is frequently used in the form of cigarettes for asthma, chronic pharyngitis and hay-fever.
Cubebs were formerly candied and eaten whole, or used ground as a seasoning for meat.
According to Dr Grres, this for the most part resembles that of cubebs.
Lozenges or pastilles containing chloride of ammonium, chlorate of potash, and cubebs may be employed.
From cubebs and proof spirit, equal parts, by percolation; without subsequent evaporation.
This extract has a darkish brown colour, and tastes and smells strongly of cubebs.
Mention frequency and types of eruption resulting from the ingestion of cubebs.
Cubebs were known to Arabian physicians as early as the ninth century, who employed them as a diuretic in kidney troubles.
At one time it was believed that the Carpesium of ancient writers was cubebs, but this is now generally disbelieved.