Hops, or rather the floral leaf of the plant, have a bitter taste, less ungrateful than most of the other strong bitters ... That horehound possesses some share of medicinal power may be inferred from its sensible qualities, but its virtues do not yet appear to have been clearly ascertained. ... A strong decoction or infusion is likewise formed into a confection called horehound candy, much used as a pectoralanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Cyclopedia of Domestic Medicine and Surgery, etc|
|Author||:||Thomas ANDREW (M.D.)|