tremetol

noun
trem·​e·​tol | \ ˈtrem-ə-ˌtȯl How to pronounce tremetol (audio) , -ˌtōl How to pronounce tremetol (audio) \

Medical Definition of tremetol

: an unsaturated alcohol obtained as an oil of aromatic odor from a snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum) and several rayless goldenrods (especially Haplopappus heterophyllus) that causes trembles in animals and milk sickness in humans

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“Tremetol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tremetol. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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