Related entry: Taraxacum (U. S. P.)—Taraxacum
SYNONYM: Juice of dandelion.
Preparation.—"Bruise fresh taraxacum root; press out the juice; to every 3 volumes of juice add 1 of alcohol (90 per cent); set aside for 7 days; filter"— (Br. Pharm., 1898).
Action, Medical Uses, and Dosage.—(See Taraxacum.) Dose, 1 to 2 fluid drachms.
King's American Dispensatory, 1898, was written by Harvey Wickes Felter, M.D., and John Uri Lloyd, Phr. M., Ph. D.