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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Rubefacient" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Rubefacient
A rubefacient is a substance for topical application that produces redness of the skin e.g. by causing dilation of the capillaries and an increase in blood circulation. They have sometimes been used to relieve acute or chronic pain, but there is limited evidence as to their efficacy; - See link

 

Rubefacient in Spanish is rubefaciente
agente que tiene la propiedad de enrojecer la piel, provocando una sensación de calor. El ácido nicotínico y sus derivados son potentes rubefacientes

 

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Definition of Rubefacient in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Rubefacient in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
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