Elixir Anisi, B.P.C. Elixir of Anise.
Related entry: Oil of anise
|Oil of Anise||0.30|||||30 minims|
|Oil of Fennel||0.05|||||5 minims|
|Spirit of Bitter Almond||1.25|||||120 minims|
|Alcohol||25.00|||||5 fl. ounces|
|Syrup||62.50|||||12 1/2 fl. ounces|
|Purified Talc or Kaolin, a sufficient quantity.|
|Distilled Water ...||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Mix the oils and the spirit of bitter almond with the alcohol, add the syrup and 12.5 (2 1/2 fluid ounces) of distilled water, and set aside for twelve hours; add sufficient distilled water to make up to the required volume, and filter through talc or kaolin.
Dose.—2 to 8 mils (1/2 to 2 fluid drachms).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.