Handbook of Pharmacy and Therapeutics; Lilly

Handbook of Pharmacy and Therapeutics; Lilly

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...1 gr. Alum 3 grs. Eucalyptol 1/8 min. Salicylic Acid 1 gr. Boric Acid 3 grs. Thymol 1/16 gr. Ext. Helonias 1/2 gr. Tannic Acid 2 grs. Ext. Hamamelis 1 gr. Astringent and antiseptic. For local use; indicated in general catarrhal conditions of the vaginal mucous membranes, as vaginitis, leucorrhea, etc., to relieve congestion and allay pain and inflammation. Directions--Coat tablet with a little vaseline and insert at bedtime, allowing it to remain over night, then follow with a douche of hot water next morning. A solution made by dissolving two of these tablets in a quart of hot water may be used as a douche. Licorice Powder, Compound, 20 grs., see Lozenges, Page 84. Lime Water. It is impossible to prepare and preserve a lime water tablet that will make strictly official lime water, therefore this item is not listed. For preparing Lime Water, see Lilly's Lime, Page 188. Lithium Benzoate, 1 gr. Antilithic and urinary antiseptic. Used in rheumatic, gouty or lithemic conditions. Dose--1 to 4 tablets. Lithium Carbonate, 5 grs. Antirheumatic, diuretic and antilithic. Employed in rheumatism, gout and lithemia. Dose--1 to 3 tablets. Lobelia, Tincture, 2 mins. Antispasmodic, relaxant and expectorant. Employed chiefly for the relief of spasmodic affections including asthma, bronchial affections, croup, pneumonia and whooping cough. Dose--1 to 4 tablets. Lupulin and Bromide, Compound. Lupulin 1/2 gr. Atropine Sulphate 1/2000 gr. Scutellarin 1/2 gr. Zinc Bromide 1/10 gr. Ergotin, Bonjean l/4 gr. Tonic, anaphrodisiac and nerve sedative. Employed in chordee, priapism and genital erethism. Dose--1 or 2 tablets. McFariane, see Plasma, Nasal. Magnesia, Calcined, 5 grs. Antacid and mild laxative. Used in gastric hyperacidity, indigestion and constipation....show more

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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 358g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236859111
  • 9781236859112