Golden rules of pediatrics

Paperback | February 5, 2012

byJohn Zahorsky

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1911. Excerpt: ... PART V. FORMULARY. GENERAL OBSERVATION. It is an old custom to annex a formulary to works on pediatrics. Its utility is unquestioned, but that definite prescriptions may also do harm can not be doubted. Again, the tendency at present is to prescribe only one drug, which, of course, simplifies pharmacy and teaches more to the physician, but which does not always cure so promptly or at least not so pleasantly; nevertheless, the old custom should not be entirely discarded. The following prescriptions may help in difficult places, and either contain new drugs or combinations not so well known. All prescriptions, unless otherwise stated, have the doses arranged for an infant two years of age. Antiemetics. B Phenoli m. ss (.03) Magma magnesia? 5 ss (15. ) Spiritus chloroformi Til, xx ( 1-2 ) Aqua-mentha? piperita? 3 ss (15. ) Aqua? anisi q. s. ad 5 ij (60. ) Misce. Sig.: Teaspoonful every two hours. For the vomiting of acute gastric indigestion, acute gastritis, etc. R Validol m. x (.6 ) Olei amygdalae expressi 3 j (4. ) Pulveris acaciae gr. xxx ( 2. ) Syrupi 3 ss (15. ) Aqua e aniai q. s. ad $ i j (60. ) Misce. Sig.: Teaspoonful every two hours. For the vomiting of gastritis, gastroenteritis, cyclic vomiting, tuberculous meningitis, pertussis. R Anesthesin gr. iij (.2 ) Sacchari lactis gr. xv ( 1. ) Misce et divide in pulveres No. XV. Sig.: 1 every two hours. For obstinate vomiting. Anodynes. R Antipyrini gr. xxx ( 2. ) Tincturae veratri TTL xvj (1. ) Syrupi aurantii corticis 5 ij (60. ) Misce. Sig.: Teaspoonful every three hours. R Aspirin gr. xxiv ( 1.5 ) Tincturae opii camphoratae 3 iiss (10. ) Mucilaginis acaciae S j (30. ) Aquae q. s. ad 5 ij (60. ) Misce. Sig.: Teaspoonful every three hours. For earache, pains of osteomyelitis, meningitis, etc. Antipyret...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1911. Excerpt: ... PART V. FORMULARY. GENERAL OBSERVATION. It is an old custom to annex a formulary to works on pediatrics. Its utility is unques...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:74 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:February 5, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217215890

ISBN - 13:9780217215893

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