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    • The ancient drug opium 

      Dircksen, Marianne Rinske; Julyan, Marlene (University of Stellenbosch, 2011)
      The use of papaver somniferum (from the Latin fero ferre = ‘tobear/bring’ and somnium = ‘sleep’) as a narcotic, goes backto the 13th century BC. The works of ancient authors such asDioscorides, Celsus, Galen, Theophrastus ...
    • A phytochemical analysis of some roman and greek narcotics 

      Julyan, Marlene (Inter-Disciplinary.Net, 2014)