Hand-Book of Modern Treatment and Medical Formulary; A Condensed and Comprehensive Manual of Practical Formulae and General Remedial Measures

Hand-Book of Modern Treatment and Medical Formulary; A Condensed and Comprehensive Manual of Practical Formulae and General Remedial Measures

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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. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...give this remedy a trial. Five grains of the sulphite of soda three or four times a day will cure those cases of headache where the tongue is broad and pale and covered with a yellowish-white coat. B Ferri reducti, gr. c. Acidi arsenosi, gr. iv. Phosphori, gr. j. Ext. nucis vomicae, gr. xxv. Misce et fiant pilulae no. c. Sig.: One pill after each meal. Indication: Useful in anaemic headache. HEADACHE FROM EYESTRAIN. Dr. Casey A. Wood states that this form of headache is most frequently encountered in strain of the ciliary muscles. He recommends very cold or very hot compresses, gently pressed aver the closed eyes and forehead, and advises them to be repeatedly changed for ten minutes, and repeated every hour while the headache lasts. For local application he recommends: --B Spts. camphorae, Jss. Spts. lavendulae, Jiss. Alcoholis, Jiss. Misee. Sig.: Apply locally. Or: --B Camphorae, 3j. Tinet. aconiti, 3j. 01. menthae pip., 3j. Chloroformi, 3j. Alcoholis, q. s. ad Jiij. Misee. Sig.: Shake well and apply every two or three hours. He further states that relief may be obtained by applying the galvanic current to the eyes, using a current-strength of 3 to 5 milliamperes, and placing the positive pole to the nucha, and the negative to the closed lids, for five or six minutes. JJ Ammonii muriatis, Jiij. Tinct. belladonnae, 3j. Tinct. hyoscyami, 3ij. Aquae menthae pip., Jiv. Aquae camphorae, q. s. ad fJxvj. Misee. Sig.: One-half to one teaspoonful in a little sweetened water every two or three hours. Indication: Useful in hemicrania and all forms of neuralgia. B Caffeinae citratis, gr. iij. Mentholis, gr. iij. Quininae sulphatis, gr. vj. Misee et fiant chartulae no. iv. Sig.: One powder every two hours. rj Quinime valerianatis, gr. xxx. Caffeinae citratis,show more

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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 240g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236519973
  • 9781236519979