Elixir Aurantii Compositum, B.P.C., Compound Elixir of Orange.
|Tincture of Orange||10.00|||||2 fl. ounces|
|Tincture of Lemon||2.50|||||1/2 fl. ounce|
|Orange-flower Water, undiluted||10.00|||||2 fl. ounces|
|Alcohol||15.00|||||3 fl. ounces|
|Syrup||40.00|||||8 fl. ounces|
|Purified Talc or Kaolin, a sufficient quantity.|
|Distilled Water ...||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Mix the tinctures, orange-flower water, alcohol, syrup, and 20 (4 fluid ounces) of water with the talc or kaolin. Set aside for twenty-four hours; then filter and wash the filter with sufficient water to make up to the required volume.
Dose.—2 to 4 mils (1/2 to 1 fluid drachm).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.