Related entries: Digitalis
|Digitalis Leaves, in No. 20 powder||5.50|||||1 oz. 44 gr.|
|Alcohol||20.00|||||4 fl. ounces|
|Diluted Chloroform Water||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Prepare by the macero-expression process. This preparation deteriorates on keeping for more than a month, and should only be used in emergencies. It should be stored in small, completely filled, and well-closed bottles, protected from light.
A product closely resembling infusion of digitalis is obtained by diluting 1 part of this preparation with 7 parts of distilled water.
Dose.—1 to 2 mils (15 to 30 minims).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.