The knowledg of these antidotal Herbs they have learned from the Mounggoutia a kind of Ferret.
Its juices were said to be antidotal to snake poisoning, and would also cure the opium habit.
The woods might have been filled with antidotal remedies, and I have died in their midst.
Your letters would be antidotal, and thus, by a sort of mental allopathy, beneficial.
It is curious that among the non-venomous animals the rabbit's bile is the most powerful in antidotal properties.
"remedy counteracting poison," 1510s (earlier in English as a Latin word), from Middle French antidot and directly from Latin antidotum "a remedy against poison," from Greek antidoton "given as a remedy," literally "given against," verbal adjective of antididonai "give in return," from anti- "against" + didonai "to give" (see date (n.1)). Cf. Middle English antidotarie "treatise on drugs or medicines" (c.1400).
antidote an·ti·dote (ān'tĭ-dōt')
An agent used to neutralize or counteract the effects of a poison.