Secret Nostrums And Systems Of Medicine; A Book Of Formulas

Paperback | July 8, 2012

byCharles Wilmot Anonymous

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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. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...chloride, and the powder in suspension is a carbonate or sub-carbonate of zinc. The milky fluid is evidently an emulsion of almonds ooorly made. The following formula will make a preparation in most respects similar Jo Malvina Lotion. Make up an emulsion of almonds (2 drams to i pint) with rose-water. In one pint of this fluid dissolve two grains of mercuric chloride, and suspend in the mixture three drams of zinc oxide.--New Idea. MATHHSTJ'S VEBMIFtTGE. Take of--Tin filings i oz. Fern root f oz. Worm-seed /I oz. Ext. of jalap i dr. Sulphate of potassa i dr. Honey to form an electuary. A tea-spoonful every three hours for two days, then substitute the following: Jalap 2 scruples. Sulphate of potassa 2 scruples. Scammony i scruple. Gamboge 10 gr. Make into an electuary with honey and give the same dose as the preceding. MEIBOM'S PECTORAL BALSAM. Take of--Benzoin 10 parts. Dragon's blood 10 parts. Opium 10 parts. Bals. Peru 10 parts. Spermaceti 5 parts. Butter 10 parts. Sweet oil of almonds 50 parts. Oil of turpentine 100 parts. Acetic acid 2 parts. Digest for some days, frequently shaking, and strain through linen. To be rubbed on the breast once daily and taken internally once or twice daily, in doses of ten to fifteen drops, for coughs and catarrh. METZ'S BALSAM. Metz's Balsam, which is quite popular in some sections of the country, it is said is prepared as follows: Take of--Linseed oil 180 parts. Olive oil 180 parts. Oil of laurel berries 30 parts. Turpentine (oleo-resin) 60 parts. Melt by a gentle heat and add: Powdered aloes 8 parts. Powdered verdigris 12 parts. Powdered white vitriol 6 parts. Pour into a bottle and add: Oil of juniper 15 parts. Oil of cloves 4 parts. Mix by shaking. It is used as a dressing for ulcers, boils, wounds,...

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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. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ...chloride, and the powder in suspension is a carbonate or sub-carbonate of zinc. The milky fluid is evidently an emulsio...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:July 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217045715

ISBN - 13:9780217045711

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