Related entries: Gentian
|Gentian Root, in No. 10 powder||10.00|||||2 ounces|
|Dried Bitter Orange Peel, in No. 10 powde.||10.00|||||2 ounces|
|Tincture of Lemon||10.00|||||2 fl. ounces|
|Tincture of Orange||5.00|||||1 fl. ounce|
|Alcohol||17.50|||||3 1/2 fl. ounces|
|Diluted Chloroform Water||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Prepare by the repercolation process, using diluted chloroform water as the menstruum, and adding the mixed tinctures and alcohol to the reserved portion.
A product closely resembling compound infusion of gentian is obtained by diluting 1 part of this preparation with 7 parts of distilled water.
Dose.—2 to 4 mils (1/2 to 1 fluid drachm).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.