Digitalis
Digitalis is a drug that strengthens the contraction of the heart muscle, slows the heart rate and promotes the elimination of fluid from body tissues. It's often used in treating congestive heart failure, some kinds of congenital heart defects, and is also used to treat certain arrhythmias . Digitalis has been described in medical literature for over 200 years. It's derived from the leaves of the foxglove plant.

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