The Therapeutic Gazette, 1898, Vol. 22

The Therapeutic Gazette, 1898, Vol. 22 : A Monthly Journal of General, Special and Physiological Therapeutics (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Therapeutic Gazette, 1898, Vol. 22: A Monthly Journal of General, Special and Physiological Therapeutics One drug only is markedly efficient to pro duce skin action, viz., jaborandi or its active principle pilocarpine. The latter is the most convenient preparation, and the best method of administering it is by the hypodermic syringe. One-fourth of a grain should be the maximum dose, and a powerful efl'ect may be produced if it is associated with artificial warmth. The patient should also be clad in a sweater or lie naked between blankets rather than in a muslin shirt or between muslin sheets. Should dangerous edema of the lungs arise it may easily be controlled by a hypo dermic injection of Th or 310 of a grain of atropine. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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