E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
A German physician, who set forth in his Org&acheck;non of Medicine the system which he called homopathy the principles of which are these: (1) that diseases are cured by those medicines which would produce the disease in healthy bodies; (2) that medicines are to be simple and not compounded; (3) that doses are to be exceedingly minute. (17551843.)