Synonyms of nostrum in English:

nostrum


See definition of nostrum

noun

1‘the pill pedlars will have to show that their nostrums work’

SYNONYMS
patent medicine, quack remedy, potion, elixir, panacea, cure-all, cure for all ills, universal remedy, sovereign remedy, wonder drug, magic bullet
rare catholicon, diacatholicon, panpharmacon

2‘during tough times, populist nostrums gain favour’

SYNONYMS
remedy, cure, prescription, answer, magic formula, recipe, recipe for success