Definitions for "Styptic"
Producing contraction; stopping bleeding; having the quality of restraining hemorrhage when applied to the bleeding part; astringent.
Herbs that arrest or reduce external bleeding due to astringent action on blood vessels: yarrow, horsetail, cayenne, plantain.
A device or instrument to stop bleeding stypticus, to contract)
Keywords:  cranesbill
Keywords:  medicine
A styptic medicine.