Synonyms.—Oleatum Morphinae; Oleate of Morphine.
|Oleic Acid, by weight||50.00|||||2 1/2 ounces|
|Olive Oil, by weight||to 100.00|||||to 5 ounces|
Dissolve the morphine in the oleic acid, using gentle heat if necessary, and make up to the required weight with olive oil.
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.