Useful drugs: list of drugs selected to supply the demand for a less extensive materia medica and especially to serve as a basis for the teaching of materia medica and therapeutics and for examinations on these subjects by state licensing boards, with a brief discussion of their actions, uses and dosage (Google eBook)
Press of the American Medical Association, 1916 - Medical - 174 pages
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15 grains acetanilid acetate acid Acidum Action administered alcohol alkalies alkaloid ammonia ammonium antiseptic applied aqueous solution aromatic arsenic astringent atropin Belladonnae bismuth bitter taste calcium camphor capsules carbonate caustic cent chiefly chlorid Chloridum chloroform cocain Contains not less crystalline powder crystals decomposed Digitalis diluted Dosage drug effects employed ether extract Extractum Ferri fluidrams freely soluble gastric given glycerin Guaiacol hundred Cc Hydrargyri hydrochlorid hydroxid hypodermic injection internally intestinal Iodidum iodin ipecac irritant large doses less than 99 liquid Liquor Menthae Piperitae mercuric chlorid mixture morphin mucous membranes nitrate occurs as colorless odor odorless ointment Oleum Opii Opium oxid petrolatum Pharmacopeia phenol pills poisoning Potassii Potassium practically insoluble produce Properties Quinin salicylate salicylic acid saline salts salvarsan Serum skin slightly soluble small doses Sodii Sodium sodium bicarbonate soluble soluble in alcohol soluble in water stimulant stomach Strophanthus sulphate symptoms syrup tincture tion urine vaccine volatile oil vomiting Zinci
Page 95 - Oil of peppermint occurs as a colorless liquid, with the characteristic peppermint odor and a strongly aromatic, pungent taste, followed by a sensation of cold when air is drawn into the mouth.
Page 144 - It occurs as a bright, chocolate-colored, or reddish-yellow, bulky powder, with a very slight aromatic odor. It is practically insoluble in water and nearly insoluble in alcohol.
Page 102 - USP — A mixture of the enzymes naturally existing in the pancreas of warm-blooded animals, usually obtained from the fresh pancreas of the hog, Sus scrofa or the ox, Bos taurus.
Page 128 - A solution in physiological solution of sodium chloride of certain antitoxic substances obtained from the blood serum or plasma of the horse, Equua Caballus Linne
Page 54 - A mixture of neutral principles extracted from Goa powder, a substance found deposited in the wood of Vouacapoua Araroba. PROPERTIES: Chrysarobin is a pale orange-yellow to brownish, microcrystalline powder, tasteless, odorless and irritating to the mucous membrane.
Page 105 - It occurs as a colorless or very slightly yellowish, oily, transparent liquid, without odor or taste, but giving off, when heated, a faint odor of petroleum.
Page 129 - A volatile oil obtained from black mustard by maceration with water and subsequent distillation, yielding, when assayed by the process given in the US Pharmacopeia, not less than 92 per cent, of allyl iso-thiocyanate.
Page 111 - INCOMPATIBILITIES: Solutions of lead salts are incompatible with carbonates, hydroxids, iodids, chlorids and sulphates. ACTION AND USES : The chief internal use of lead acetate is as an astringent in diarrhea. It is rarely used for this purpose for fear of lead...