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  Urban Dictionary: tincture
Someone or something (in a verb/present tense) that has tinctures or tincturates (acronym) in a sudden or profuse fashion; also known as tincturing.
I consider you the greatest tincture in the world.
Do you want to go to a tincture and a tincture.
www.urbandictionary.com /define.php?term=tincture   (197 words)

  
  AAMC: Time for Tincture
Tincture is designed to address the problems of rapid medicine delivery and consistent dosing.
While tincture absorbed in an empty stomach is accomplished in minutes, conversion in the liver remains, as does the difficulty in titrating dose.
Tincture is an extraction of active cannabinoids from plant material.
www.pacifier.com /~alive/recipes/tincture.htm   (1429 words)

  
  AAMC: Time for Tincture
Tincture is designed to address the problems of rapid medicine delivery and consistent dosing.
While tincture absorbed in an empty stomach is accomplished in minutes, conversion in the liver remains, as does the difficulty in titrating dose.
Tincture is an extraction of active cannabinoids from plant material.
home.pacifier.com /~alive/recipes/tincture.htm   (1429 words)

  
 Herbal tinctures - traditional herbal medicine
Due to convenient dosing, tinctures are one of the safest herbal preparations, easy to adjust to individual habits and metabolism.High bioavailability, achieved through complete dissolution of the ingredients, is one of the most beneficial features of the tinctures.
Tinctures are handcrafted in small batches from raw herbs according to centuries old recipes and are rested in glass until perfect.
Tincture of Schisandra with Eleuthero and Rose hips helps improve mental alertness over the short run and is useful in reducing effects of fatigue over the longer periods of time.
floraleads.com /tincture.htm   (1211 words)

  
 Tincture of Ergot By Scrasamax
Tincture of Ergot is a rather unusual substance, originally developed from ergot, a fungus that grows on rye and other cereal grains.
Tincture of Ergot had a very strange effect on those it was given to.
Atriol Thymey, a religious minded apprentice, took the tincture to the populace as a way of expanding their relationship with the divine, be it the solemn Via Mortus, the stodgy Kingdom of Trinistine, the maligned Old Ways, or whatever.
www.strolen.com /content.php?node=2724&from=2703   (1434 words)

  
 Tincture - Cunnan
Tincture is the word Heralds use for colour.
There are three kinds of tincture: colours, metals and furs.
With one exception, everything on a heraldic device must be in these tinctures.
cunnan.sca.org.au /wiki/Tincture   (236 words)

  
 Tincture - TCCWiki
Green Dragon, for instance, is a form of tincture.
Also, high potency tinctures of Salvia are available from the internet and can be made at home with some basic chemistry and a lot of patience.
There are many tinctures and spirits that were previously common in medicine, and are still sometimes used as herbal supplements and remedies.
www.tccwiki.com /wiki/index.php?title=Tincture   (271 words)

  
 Dragonfly Herbals
Tinctures are a liquid containing the herbal qualities of the plants.
A tincture is a liquid based remedy that is added to drinking water during the day, it is easy to use and well absorbed by the body.
I pick this fresh when the blooms are at their peak and tincture it immediately, then I wait until some of the tops of the plant have gone to seed and add this to the tincture.
dragonflyherbals.com /tincture.htm   (3023 words)

  
 Home-Health Resource - How to Make Your Own Herbal Tinctures
While it is true that without a tincture press you will waste a great deal of your tincture, yet it will not be as great a loss as buying your tincture from the health food store at $15.00 per oz.
For the home tincture maker, it is impractical for him to consider purchasing a regular tincture press, as they are all quite expensive, and, in our opinion, grossly overpriced, ranging from $600.00-$1500.00.
The  tincture may either escape by tipping the whole device over so  as the tincture pours out the top into a bowl, or by having a spout in the  bottom of the canister for the tincture  to escape, and drain into a  recepticle.
www.homehealthresource.net /apothecary/tincture.html   (2209 words)

  
 Tincture Press- Stainless quality press.
A tincture press is composed of two parallel platens on a frame that is rigged with a hydraulic jack and a pan fitted with a drain hole and a hose.
The tincture flows from the pan down a hose and is captured in a receiving vessel.
Using a tincture press greatly increases the yield from a given batch of extract, making the most of your expenditure for alcohol and your valuable work in growing the herbs.
www.horizonherbs.com /tincture-press.html   (696 words)

  
 Preparing Herbal Remedies | Plants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
A tincture is an alcoholic extraction of herb.
Alcohol dissolves the active constituents out of the plant matter and acts as a preservative, allowing the tincture to retain its effectiveness for up to 2 years.
Tinctures of other herbs and essential oils can be added to the liquid.
www.gardenguides.com /herbs/preparin.htm   (829 words)

  
 CD Baby: TINCTURE: Easier Said Than Done. . .   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Tincture creates a sound that is uniquely their own.
Tincture was featured on the cover of GIG Magazine's March 2002 issue.
Tincture is working to become international recording and touring artists with fans worldwide.
www.cdbaby.com /cd/tincture   (755 words)

  
 Arnica Tincture facts and comparsions at Drugs.com
Dilute Arnica Tincture before using and apply to the affected area as directed by your doctor or the package labeling.
If you miss a dose of Arnica Tincture and you are using it regularly, use it as soon as possible.
Arnica Tincture is to be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed.
www.drugs.com /cdi/arnica_tincture.html   (851 words)

  
 Purpure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
There has long been some uncertainty about the status of the tincture purpure in heraldry, for its place is not as firm as that of the others, and its use is fairly rare.
Some authors have even disputed that it is a true tincture, although the Spanish kingdom of Leon was blazoned: argent, a lion purpure as early as 1245, and the tincture appears in French and English armories of the 13th c, and in numerous Round Table armories of the 14th and 15th c.
There have been modern attempts at duplicating the color, but the pictures I saw were not very convincing, and the colors ranged from orange to violet.
www.heraldica.org /topics/purpure.htm   (591 words)

  
 Susun Weed's Wise Woman Forum :: View topic - Nettle Tincture
I have approximatly 4 ounces of the tincture to use, and I'd like to try to judge how it seems to affect my body, and how.
I haven't made Nettle tincture in AGES as I haven't had access to FRESH nettles.
I was once told the reason for the "evaporation" was due to the fairies sipping the tinctures when I wasn't looking.
www.susunweed.com /weedforum/viewtopic.php?p=86896   (785 words)

  
 Essiac Tincture
The essiac tincture is preserved indefinitely at normal room temperatures and as the bottle is brown glass or opaque plastic it can be kept in normal light.
The alcohol in the tincture is roughly 25% of the dose.
Otherwise the tincture can be taken diluted with cold water or fruit juice to taste.
www.hwize.co.uk /essiac/essiac.html   (1006 words)

  
 Herbal tinctures and cordials
Tinctures available from Floraleads Gr are handcrafted in small batches from raw herbs according to centuries old recipes and are rested in glass until perfect.
Tincture of Mullein with Lungwort, Thyme and Licorice root promotes healthy respiratory functions and reduces the irritability of bronchial passages.
Tinctures are especially helpful during chronic conditions, accompanied by decreased ability to assimilate nutrients and depressed emotional status.
floraleads.net /tincture   (1473 words)

  
 Erowid Salvia Divinorum Vault : Making Tincture: A How-To Guide
Salvia divinorum tincture does not need as much of the chlorophylls or fl wax that will be in it when having used this gross extraction method to be effective.
Tincture made this way will have a stronger taste than the kind you might buy from most vendors, but your tincture will be very potent and should work very well.
For Salvia tincture you need to use as high proof alcohol as possible and you don't want to use pure Salvinorin with alcohol alone because the compounds in the green chlorophylls from Salvia leaf aid sublingual absorption.
www.erowid.org /plants/salvia/salvia_extraction4.shtml   (3710 words)

  
 Dry Tincture
Commonly classic tinctures are prepared by extraction of a medicinal plant in water-ethanol solution.
After the excess solution is sucked off and the cellulose is dried at 40 °C, we gain a dry tincture containing effective matters from the medicinal plant, which were originally in the solution.
This dry tincture has got such an advantage that efficient matters from the medicinal plant evolve slowly and therefore this type of tincture gives a prolonged activity.
www.iontosorb.cz /tincture.htm   (653 words)

  
 ACS :: Cancer Drug Guide: deodorized tincture of opium
Deodorized tincture of opium is an opiate used to control diarrhea.
Deodorized tincture of opium is taken by mouth, mixed in water or juice.
If deodorized tincture of opium is used for a long time, physical dependence may develop (body goes into withdrawal if drug is stopped abruptly).
www.cancer.org /docroot/CDG/content/CDG_deodorized_tincture_of_opium.asp   (645 words)

  
 Paracelsus - The Book Concerning The Tincture Of The Philosophers
Before I come, then, to the process of the Tincture, it is needful that I open to you the subject thereof: for, up to the present time, this has always been kept in a specially occult way by the lovers of truth.
The matter of the Tincture, then, is a very great pearl and a most precious treasure, and the noblest thing next to the manifestation of the Most High and the consideration of men which can exist upon earth.
For sometimes, when this Tincture has been prepared by artists, and they were not able to reduce their projection to work its effects, it happened that, by their carelessness and bad guardianship, this was eaten up by fowls, whose feathers thereupon fell off, and, as I myself have seen, grew again.
www.levity.com /alchemy/paracel2.html   (6460 words)

  
 Bulk Herb Store - Snooze Tincture
Snooze Tincture is a combination of herbs that are both good for you and calming.
An alcohol tincture (extract) doesn't taste the greatest but is the most effective way to draw out the goodness of the herbs, and are the easiest to make.
Glycerin tinctures (or glycerites), though not as effective, are much more palatable with their sweet flavor.
www.bulkherbstore.com /SNT   (1297 words)

  
 How to make your own herbal tincture
Tinctures are more powerful and last longer than dried herbs.
You should plan to start your tinctures on the day of the new moon and let them sit at least 2 weeks until the full moon - this adds a natural drawing power.
Tinctures can last up to two years when stored in a tightly closed container.
www.kcweb.com /herb/tincture.htm   (366 words)

  
 Gaia Garden Herbals | Product Brochure: Tincture Formulations
A tincture is made by soaking the fresh or dried herb (the marc) in a solution of alcohol and water (the menstruum) for two weeks before squeezing out.
Before consuming your tincture, measure the required dose into a glass or china cup and pour over it about 1/4 cup boiling water.
The advantages of tinctures over other forms of herbal medicine is that they are easy to dispense, easy to take, rapidly absorbed, have a very long shelf life and are very concentrated and potent.
www.gaiagarden.com /details/tincture_formulations.php   (194 words)

  
 tincture - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Ethanol can be oxidized to form first acetaldehyde and then acetic acid.
The term tincture includes the representation of metals, colors, and furs.
The two metals in common use are or (gold) and argent (silver).
encarta.msn.com /tincture.html   (150 words)

  
 ACS :: Cancer Drug Guide: camphorated opium tincture
Camphorated opium tincture is an opium agent used to control diarrhea.
Camphorated opium tincture should not be used to treat diarrhea caused by poisoning or by infection of the intestinal lining (pseudomembranous colitis) caused by antibiotics.
If camphorated opium tincture is used for a long time, physical dependence may develop and the body will go into withdrawal if the drug is stopped abruptly.
www.cancer.org /docroot/CDG/content/CDG_camphorated_opium_tincture.asp   (590 words)

  
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Most tinctures are made with alcohol, or a combination of alcohol and water.
If you tincture with 80 to 120 proof alcohol, you reap the benefits of both the alcohol- and water-soluble plant properties.
For extra potency, many people put up their tinctures during the new moon and decant them at the full moon.
www.petesherbs.com /tinctures.htm   (745 words)

  
 tincture - Definitions from Dictionary.com
a slight infusion, as of some element or quality: A tincture of education had softened his rude manners.
a trace; a smack or smattering; tinge: a tincture of irony.
A trace or vestige: "a faint tincture of condescension" (Robert Craft).
dictionary.reference.com /browse/tincture   (314 words)

  
 Kerry's Herbals.Com - Herbal Tinctures
Alcohol tinctures are usually the most potent and effective.
This tincture can also be applied topically to athlete's foot, finger or toenail fungus, and ringworm.
John's Wort Tincture - Clinical trials have found that St. John's Wort is as effective as pharmaceutical antidepressants for treating mild to moderate depression, without the unpleasant side effects.
www.kerrysherbals.com /tinctures.shtml   (744 words)

  
 Tincture Information
In medicine, a tincture is an alcoholic extract (e.g.
Tincture of ferric citrochloride (a chelate of citric acid and Iron(III) chloride)
The phrase "Tincture of time" refers to the tendency of many things to resolve themselves if one simply waits.
www.bookrags.com /wiki/Tincture   (213 words)

  
 How to make a crystal tincture
A crystal or gem tincture consists of mineral water charged by the correct crystal for your healing purpose.
To use the tincture, place two or three drops in an 8 ounce glass of water and drink.
If the tincture was mixed with brandy or vodka and you would prefer to not drink any alcohol the tincture can be rubbed on pulse points for the same affect.
www.ritualjewelry.com /id131.html   (461 words)

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