Linimentum Methylis Salicylatis, B.P.C. Liniment of Methyl Salicylate.
|Oil of Eucalyptus||10.00|||||2 fl. ounces|
|Essential Oil of Camphor||25.00|||||5 fl. ounces|
|Methyl Salicylate||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Dissolve the menthol in the liquids.
This liniment is miscible with either spirit or oil, and is used to paint over rheumatic joints or neuralgic areas, the parts being covered subsequently with flannel or gutta-percha tissue.
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.