The Pharmacopoeia of the British Hospital for Disease of the Skin (Google eBook)

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J. & A. Churchill, 1884 - 99 pages
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Page 56 - Macerate the aconite root for forty-eight hours, in fifteen ounces of the spirit, in a close vessel, agitating occasionally ; then transfer to a percolator, and, when the fluid ceases to pass, pour into the percolator the remaining five ounces of the spirit. As soon as the percolation is completed, subject the contents of the percolator to pressure, filter the products, mix the liquids, and add sufficient rectified spirit to make up one pint.
Page 56 - Soap-bark for forty-eight hours, with fifteen ounces of the Spirit, in a close vessel, agitating occasionally; then transfer to a percolator, and when the fluid ceases to pass, pour into the percolator the remaining five ounces of the Spirit. As soon as the percolation is completed, subject the contents of the percolator to pressure, filter the product, mix the two liquids, and add sufficient Proof Spirit to make one pint. Place the Coal-tar in a suitable vessel provided with a lid, maintaining the...
Page 75 - Mix them in a glass vessel and boil by means of a sand-bath until a dry white mass (HgO,SOj) remains. Reduce this to fine powder, and throw it into boiling water. Pour off the supernatant liquor, and wash the yellow precipitate with hot water, and dry it. Unguentum lodoformi. Take of lodoform,* in fine powder, 60 grains. Prepared Lard, 1 ounce. Mix. Used in cases of Syphilitic Eruptions. Unguentum Naphtholi.
Page 57 - Digest the acetate of lead and litharge in the glycerine (heated to 300 in an oil-bath) for half an hour, constantly stirring. Then filter in a chamber heated to 300. Sig. : Dilute the above from three to seven times with water and glycerine for application to the condition just named.
Page 70 - Remove the vessel, and stir the mixture constantly while it cools. Used in cases of Psoriasis.
Page 77 - Welt the wax with a gentle heat, add the tar, and stir the mixture briskly while it cools.
Page 40 - Rub the asafcetida in a mortar with the water added gradually, so as to form an emulsion. ENEMA MAGNESII SULPHATIS.
Page 23 - It is prepared by exposing the monoxide, which has not been fused, for a long time to the air, at a very faint red heat; it is a brilliant red and extremely heavy powder, decomposed, with evolution of oxygen, by a strong heat, and converted into a mixture of monoxide and dioxide by acids.

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