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essence

 [es´ens]
1. that which is or necessarily exists as the cause of the properties of a body.
2. a solution of a volatile oil in alcohol.

es·sence

(es'ens),
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism (usually a plant) producing it; by extension, synthetic perfumes or flavors.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]

essence

/es·sence/ (es´ens)
1. that which is or necessarily exists as the cause of the properties of a body.
3. a solution of a volatile oil in alcohol.

ESSENCE

Cardiology A clinical trial–Efficacy & Safety of Subcutaneous Enoxaparin in Non-Q-Wave Coronary Events–which compared the effectiveness of enoxaparin antithrombolytic therapy vs heparin in treating acute MI. See Low-dose heparin.

es·sence

(es'ĕns)
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism (usually a plant) producing it; by extension, synthetic perfumes or flavors.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]

essence,

n defining characteristics of a homeopathic remedy found in materia medica. Also called
genius of the remedy.

es·sence

(es'ĕns)
1. The true characteristic or substance of a body.
2. An element.
3. A fluidextract.
4. An alcoholic solution, or spirit, of the volatile oil of a plant.
5. Any volatile substance responsible for odor or taste of the organism producing it.
[L. essentia, fr. esse, to be]

essence

1. the distinctive or individual principle of anything.
2. a mixture of alcohol with a volatile oil.

Patient discussion about essence

Q. Have you ever try Flower Essences for bipolar disorders??? I am Flower Essences practitioner as well as a Cognitive Behavior Therapist educated in Venezuela.I have wonderful experiences with Flower Essences and Alternative Terapies.

A. i never tried flower essence in any medical situation. maybe i will, i think it's worth a try. but about Bipolar disorder- changing medications that work and, even though they have unpleasant side effects, proven to help- could have destructive outcome. so in this case i don't think that it's wise to do so.

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