nightshade and hallucinations

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • atropine and hallucinations —    The name atropine derives from Atropos,in Greek mythology the name of one of the Fates who held the shears used to cut the thread of human life. It is a highly potent tropane alkaloid that occurs in many species of the plant family Solanaceae …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • atropa belladonna and hallucinations —    Atropa belladonna is known under many names, including belladonna, black cherry, devil s cherries, devil s herb, divale, dwale, dwayberry, great morel, mandragora of Theophrastus, naughty man s cherries, and Solanum lethale. The name Atropa… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • mandragora officinarum and hallucinations —    Mandragora officinarum is known under many names, including mandrake, dragon doll, love apple, fool s apples, Satan s apple, Satan s testicles, and witches herb. In Arabic it is known as Tufah al jinn (meaning apples of the djinn) and Baydal… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Atropa belladonna — This article is about the plant commonly called Deadly nightshade . for the women s musical group, see The Deadly Nightshade. Deadly nightshade Illustration from Köhler s Medicinal Plants 1887 …   Wikipedia

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  • Hyoscyamus niger — Taxobox name = Henbane image width = 240px image caption = Henbane regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Solanales familia = Solanaceae genus = Hyoscyamus species = H. niger binomial = Hyoscyamus niger binomial… …   Wikipedia

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