Dulcamara


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Dulcamara: Solanum dulcamara

Dulcamara

Homeopathy
A minor homeopathic remedy used for those suffering from cold damp weather or abrupt drops in temperature; it may be used to treat conjunctivitis, cough, cystitis, diarrhoea, pruritus and warts.
References in periodicals archive ?
Even though this opera is a comedy, he sees a much deeper meaning in the character of Dulcamara, "as a person who is selling hope to people.
Working with ecotypes of sun and shade of Solanurm dulcamara, Gauhl (1979) noticed that some shade ecotypes grew and photosynthesized very well under conditions of full sun when they were normally irrigated, but with a simultaneous imposition of moderate water stress they quickly showed signs of photoinhibition.
He says: The type of cough you've described can be treated with the remedy Dulcamara, which can help with conditions aggravated by damp, cold weather.
Mariusz Kwiecien is the blustery sergeant Belcore; Ambrogio Maestri is Dulcamara, the loveable quack and dispenser of the elixir.
Terfel makes light work of the requirements of the role of Dulcamara.
L'elisir d'amore is one of the most frequently performed of all Donizetti's operas and Terfel takes on the role of Dulcamara.
The bass baritone from Pant Glas will play Dr Dulcamara in the comic opera L'elisir d'amore at the Royal Opera House on November 26.
Effects of aphid herbivory on biomass and leaf-level physiology of Solanum dulcamara under elevated temperature and C[O.
Solanum dulcamara (bittersweet nightshade), a potentially fatal plant,' said Pat Patterson, master gardening instructor.
Nemorino is heartbroken but then his hopes are boosted by the unlikely form of Dr Dulcamara (Peter Savidge), who begins pushing his elixir of love.
The balloons flying around the air,and delivering the comic genius Dulcamara, are simply delightful and, in many ways,completely credible.