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Liquor Copaibae, B.P.C. Solution of Copaiba; Liquor Copaibae et Buchu et Cubebae, B.P.C.

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LIQUOR COPAIBAE, B.P.C.
SOLUTION OF COPAIBA.

Synonym.—Soluble Copaiba.

Related entry: Copaiba

Copaiba 50.00 | 10 fl. ounces
Solution of Potash 80.00 | 16 fl. ounces
Kieselguhr, a sufficient quantity.
Distilled Water to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Add the copaiba to 75 (15 fluid ounces) of the solution of potash, boil for an hour, add 25 (5 fluid ounces) of the water, mix thoroughly, and allow to cool; separate the clear liquid from the Oil and sediment, evaporate to 95 (19 fluid ounces), add the remainder of the solution of potash, and filter through kieselguhr. The product is a brownish-yellow or reddish, syrupy liquid, with a peculiar aromatic odour, and a persistent alkaline and acrid taste.

Dose.—4 to 8 mils (1 to 2 fluid drachms).


LIQUOR COPAIBAE ET BUCHU ET CUBEBAE, B.P.C.
SOLUTION OF COPAIBA, BUCHU, AND CUBEBS.

Related entry: Buchu - Cubeb

Solution of Copaiba 80.00 | 15 fl. ounces
Liquid Extract of Buchu 10.00 | 2 fl. ounces
Liquid Extract of Cubebs 10.00 | 2 fl. ounces
Kieselguhr, a sufficient quantity

Mix the liquid extracts with the solution of copaiba, and filter through kieselguhr.

Dose.—4 to 8 mils (1 to 2 fluid drachms).


LIQUOR COPAIBAE ET BUCHU ET CUBEBAE CUM OLEO SANTALI, B.P.C.
SOLUTION OF COPAIBA, BUCHU, AND CUBEBS, WITH SANDAL WOOD OIL.

Related entry: Sandal Wood Oil

Solution of Copaiba, Buchu, and Cubebs 80.00 | 16 fl. ounces
Oil of Sandal Wood 10.00 | 2 fl. ounces
Oil of Cassia 0.50 | 48 minims
Kieselguhr, a sufficient quantity
Alcohol to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Mix the oils of sandal wood and cassia with the alcohol, add the solution of copaiba, buchu, and cubebs, and filter through kieselguhr.

Dose.—4 to 8 mils (1 to 2 fluid drachms).


LIQUOR COPAIBAE ET OLEI SANTALI, B.P.C.
SOLUTION OF COPAIBA AND SANDAL WOOD OIL.

Solution of Copaiba 80.00 | 16 fl. ounces
Oil of Sandal Wood 10.00 | 2 fl. ounces
Oil of Cassia 0.50 | 48 minims
Alcohol to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Mix the oils of sandal wood and cassia with the alcohol, add the solution of copaiba, and filter through kieselguhr.

Dose.—4 to 8 mils (1 to 2 fluid drachms).


The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.



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