Infusum Caryophylli Concentratum, B.P.C. Concentrated Infusion of Cloves.
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|Cloves, in No. 10 powder||20.00|||||4 ounces|
|Alcohol (20 per cent.)||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Macerate the drug in 50 of the menstruum for seven days, strain, pack the marc in a percolator, and percolate slowly, first with the tincture, and subsequently with the alcohol, until the process is completed.
A product closely resembling infusion of cloves is obtained by diluting 1 part of this preparation with 7 parts of distilled water.
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.