Local stimulants comprise emetics, cathartics, diuretics, diaphoretics, expectorants, sialogogues, errhines, and epispastics.
"Enquire Within Upon Everything" by Anonymous
Errhines are substances which, when applied to the lining membrane of the nostrils, occasion a discharge of mucous fluid.
"Burroughs' Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889" by Barkham Burroughs
Could such a discharge be produced by strong errhines, and excite an absorption of the congestion of lymph in the dropsy of the brain?
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin