The Pharmacist Volume 10; V. 12

The Pharmacist Volume 10; V. 12

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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. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ...Constant Reader. It is an old obsolete name for Kernzes Zlfineral, the "antimonii oxysulphurettum " of the U. S. Dispensatory, which see for further details. " Nosocthonologia" is a term coined from Greek roots, and literally means a discourse, or treatise, on the diseases of the earth. It is the geography of disease. Why is the fee for analytical chemistry $30 at your Chicago College of Pharmacy, while at some other similar colleges it, or at least the "Laboratory fee," is only $20?---Student. At the Chicago College of Pharmacy the fee, $30, includes not_only instruction, but chemicals and use of apparatus. This fee, $30, is for three days per week during five months. For one month (three days per week) the fee is only $8; for two months, $15. The actual expense of attending lectures at all the colleges recognized by the American Pharmaceutical Association is about the same. In some cases Botany is taught by the Professor of Materia Medica; in others, by a distinct professor; but in either case the expense is about the same. " Would it be proper to supply the colorless tincture of iodine when 'tincture of iodine' is prescribed to be applied to the face?"----Druygist. No. Tincture of iodine cannot be decolorized. By adding various chemicals the iodine may be completely converted into a colorless soluble iodide; but it is certain that iodide of ammonium, for example, is not the exact therapeutical equivalent of iodine. The socalled "colorless tinctures of iodine" may be much better than tincture of iodine, but they are not the same, any more than chlorine water and a solution of common salt are the same. THE proposal to send samples, charges pre-paid, more

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