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Gossypium Mentholis. Menthol Wool. Gossypium Mentholis Compositum, B.P.C. Compound Menthol Wool.

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GOSSYPIUM MENTHOLIS.
MENTHOL WOOL.

Related entry: Menthol

Menthol 10.00 | 1 oz. 340 grains
Liquid Paraffin 5.00 | 1 fl. ounce
Methylated Ether (s.g., 0.720) 265.00 | 50 fl. ounces
Absorbent Cotton 85.00 | 16 ounces

Dissolve the menthol in the ether, add the liquid paraffin, shake thoroughly, and saturate the cotton evenly with the mixture. Finally, dry by exposure to the air, and preserve in well-closed vessels.


GOSSYPIUM MENTHOLIS COMPOSITUM, B.P.C.
COMPOUND MENTHOL WOOL.

Related entry: Oil of Lavender - Oil of Eucalyptus

Menthol 3.50 | 306 grains
Solution of Formaldehyde 3.00 | 288 minims
Oil of Lavender 3.00 | 288 minims
Oil of Eucalyptus 3.00 | 288 minims
Alcohol ... to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces
Absorbent Cotton, compressed, a sufficient quantity. |

Dissolve the menthol in the alcohol, and add the oils. Soak sheets of the compressed absorbent cotton in the mixture, and dry at a low temperature.


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



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