Related entries: Carota.—Wild Carrot
SYNONYMS: Cataplasma carotae, Carrot cataplasm.
Preparation.—Take of garden carrots, scraped, 4 ounces, Indian meal (corn meal), 1 ounce, boiling water, a sufficient quantity to form a cataplasm of the proper consistence.
Action and Medical Uses.—This will be found a valuable application to indolent and gangrenous ulcers, and painful tumors.
King's American Dispensatory, 1898, was written by Harvey Wickes Felter, M.D., and John Uri Lloyd, Phr. M., Ph. D.