haw(redirected from haws)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
1. A nictitating membrane, especially of a domesticated animal.
2. An inflamed condition of this membrane.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
A deciduous shrub or tree that contains flavonoid glycosides, saponins, tannins and trimethylamine, which is best known for its cardiovascular activity: the active principles in hawthorn cause vasodilation, bradycardia and normalise blood pressure in both hypo- and hypertension. It has been used for angina pectoris, spasms of peripheral arteries (e.g., Raynaud phenomenon), tachyarrhythmias and insomnia; the berries are used in Chinese herbal medicine as a digestive tonic.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
Patient discussion about haw
Q. hi evry body haw i canhave agood freind mele or femel dont understand me wrong i'm streat person dos any body know haw shold i find a d.r take midcaid i.m a hand cab and i do need help
A. im loking for a dr. take a midecad so please help and it get to be in bayonne eriaMore discussions about haw
This content is provided by iMedix and is subject to iMedix Terms. The Questions and Answers are not endorsed or recommended and are made available by patients, not doctors.