Pilulae Aloini Compositae, B.P.C., Compound Aloin Pills.
Synonym.—Sir Andrew Clark's Liver Pills.
|Aloin||0.39 gramme|||||6 grains|
|Extract of Nux Vomica||0.39 gramme|||||6 grains|
|Ferrous Sulphate, in powder||0.39 gramme|||||6 grains|
|Myrrh, in powder||0.39 gramme|||||6 grains|
|Hard Soap, in Powder||0.39 gramme|||||6 grains|
|To make 12 pills.|
These pills are sometimes ordered with the addition of 3 centigrams (1/2 grain) each of ipecacuanha root and alcoholic extract of belladonna to each pill.
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.