Pediatrics, Volume 5 (Google eBook)

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Pediatric Publishing Company, 1898 - Children
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Page vii - Prompt; it stimulates the appetite and the digestion; it promotes assimilation, and it enters directly into the circulation with the food products. The prescribed dose produces a feeling of buoyancy and removes depression and melancholy; hence the preparation is of great value in the treatment of mental and nervous affections.
Page 336 - ... advantage of being free, or almost free from any depressing effect on the heart. Some observers even think that it exerts a sustaining action on the circulation. As an analgetic it is characterized by promptness of action and freedom from the disagreeable effects of the narcotics. It has been much used, and with very favorable results in neuralgia, influenza and various nervous disorders characterized by melancholia. The dose of antikamnia is from three to ten grains, and it is most conveniently...
Page 429 - Hygienic Dermal Powder " for Infants and Adults. Originally investigated and its therapeutic properties discovered in the year 1868 by Dr. Fehr, and introduced to the Medical and the Pharmaceutical Professions in the year 1873.
Page 336 - Co., of New York City, contains an article of which the following is an excerpt, which we feel expresses the consensus of medical opinion as adduced by actual results: "Antikamnia is an American preparation that has come into extensive use as an analgetic and antipyretic.
Page vii - BABY POWDER." The " Hygienic Dermal Powder " for Infants and Adults. Originally investigated and its therapeutic properties discovered in the year 1868 by Dr.
Page 381 - MALTINE is the most highly concentrated extraction of all the nutritive and digestive properties of Wheat, Oats, and Malted Barley. It has stood alone and unrivaled throughout the world in its therapeutic field for more than twenty years, despite the most strenuous efforts of the ablest pharmaceutical manufacturers to produce a preparation approaching" it in medicinal value, elegance, palatability, and stability. "Malt
Page 427 - London, Eng., reports a number of cases of headache successfully treated, and terminates his article in the following language: '•One could multiply similar cases, but these will suffice to illustrate the effects of...
Page 478 - If the drug is dissolved in the suppository its effect is attained gradually. The following are recommended as the maximum doses of certain potent remedies for children : Opium. — Pulvis opii may be given in suppository in doses of one sixty-sixth of a grain for each year of the child's age, and this dose may be repeated in severe cases every two hours. Toxic symptoms should be carefully watched for and the use of the remedy discontinued on their appearance. These doses are small ones, and may...
Page 478 - MELLIN'S FOOD is a soluble preparation, containing proper proportions of those nitrogenous and phosphatic matters which are essential for the healthy growth of a child, but are not easily obtained in prepared foods as usually sold. It is not only readily digestible itself, but it actually assists to digest milk or other foods with which it is mixed."— G- w- Wigner, FIC, FCS, Pres't Society of Public Analysts London, Eng.
Page 581 - ... freely, against any visible exudate, revolving the wire between the fingers, so as to bring all portions of the swab in contact with the mucous membrane or exudate. In other cases, including those in which the exudate is confined to the larynx, avoiding...

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