The emetic action of antimony and potassium tartrate (tartar emetic)
Weiss, S.; Hatcher, R. A.
Experimental Biology and Medicine 19(8): 387-388
ISSN/ISBN: 1535-3702 DOI: 10.3181/00379727-19-188
Tartar emetic (antimony and potassium tartrate) induces vomiting reflexly through local irritation after its introduction into the stomach or duodenum. The portion of the duodenum lying immediately below the pylorus is more sensitive than the stomach.