Synonyms.—Mistura Rhei et Sodae; Rhubarb and Soda Mixture.
Related entry: Rheum
|Rhubarb Root, in fine powder||1.14|||||100 grains|
|Sodium Bicarbonate||2.28|||||200 grains|
|Caraway Water||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Mix the powders, triturate them with sufficient of the water to form a smooth paste, then add sufficient caraway water to produce the required volume.
Dose.—15 to 30 mils (1/2 to 1 fluid ounce).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.