Decoctum Althaeae, B.P.C. Decoction of Althaea.
Synonym.—Decoction of Marshmallow Root.
|Althaea, sliced||5.00|||||1 ounce|
|Distilled Water ...||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Add the althaea to 150 (30 fluid ounces) of the water, boil for fifteen minutes, strain, and make up to the required volume, if necessary, by passing distilled water through the strainer.
Dose.—30 to 120 mils (1 to 4 fluid ounces).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.