Hoxsey herbal treatment

Hoxsey herbal treatment (hkˑ·sē trētˑ·mnt),

n.pr an herbal treatment used for cancer. Propounded by naturopath Harry Hoxsey and comprising an externally applied paste (containing arsenic sulfide) and an orally administered tonic (containing ingredients such as berberis root, burdock root, buckthorn bark, cascara, licorice, pokeroot, prickly ash bark, red clover, and stillingia root, with proportions varying on a case-by-case basis).