Related entry: Oil of Anise
Essence of Anise; Teinture d'essence d'anis vert, Fr. Cod.; Anisgeist. G.
Oil of Anise, one hundred mils [or 3 fluid-ounces, 183 minims]; Alcohol, a sufficient quantity to make one thousand mils [or 33 fluid-ounces 61/2 fluidrachms]. Mix the oil with sufficient alcohol to make the product measure one thousand mils [or 33 fluidounces. 6 1/2 fluidrachms]." U. S. "Oil of Anise, 100 millilitres; Alcohol (90 per cent.), sufficient to produce 1000 millilitres. Dissolve. When not clear, shake with a little powdered talc and filter." Br.
Dose, as a stomachic and carminative, from twenty to sixty minims (1.3-3.75 mils), properly diluted.
The Dispensatory of the United States of America, 1918, was edited by Joseph P. Remington, Horatio C. Wood and others.