Related entry: Valeriana.—Valerian
Preparation.—In fuse in a closed vessel for 1 hour, 1/4 ounce (av.) of bruised valerian rhizome in 10 fluid drachms (Imp.) of boiling distilled water. Strain—(Br. Pharm.).
Action, Medical Uses, and Dosage.—(See Valeriana.) Dose, 1/2 to 2 fluid ounces.
King's American Dispensatory, 1898, was written by Harvey Wickes Felter, M.D., and John Uri Lloyd, Phr. M., Ph. D.