Contractions. - Cocc. Coc.
Anamirta Cocculus. Nat. ord., Menispeemaceae.
Synonyms. - Cocculus Indicus, Menispermum Cocculus.
Fig. - Flora Horn., pl. 22.
Cocculus Indicus. For. names: German, Kokkels Korner, Fisch Korner; French, Cogue du Levant.
Habitat. - Coast of Malabar and the Indian Archipelago.
Parts employed. - The berries.
Characters. - Inodorous, roundish, from a light to a dark greyish-brown, size of a large pea, wrinkled, resembling the bay berry. The bitter, yellowish kernel does not entirely fill the cavity in the berry, by which character it may be distinguished from bay berries.
Preparation. - Tincture, using rectified spirit.
Reference to Horn. Proving. - R. A. M. L., i.
Proper forms for dispensing. - φ and upwards, Tincture, Pilules, or Globules.