Paregoric

What is Paregoric?

Paregoric definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun Pharmacology.
a camphorated tincture of opium, containing benzoic acid, anise oil, etc., used chiefly to stop diarrhea in children.
any soothing medicine; anodyne.

adjective
Archaic. assuaging pain; soothing.

 

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