Elixir Rhei, B.P.C. Elixir of Rhubarb.
Related entry: Rheum
Synonyms.—Liquor Rhei Dulcis; Sweet Essence of Rhubarb.
|Liquid Extract of Rhubarb||25.00|||||5 fl. ounces|
|Syrup||22.50|||||4 1/2 fl. ounces|
|Glycerin||15.00|||||3 fl. ounces|
|Alcohol||2.50|||||1/2 fl. ounce|
|Distilled Water ...||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Dissolve the anethol in the alcohol, add it to the other ingredients previously mixed, and filter if necessary.
Dose.—4 to 12 mils (1 to 3 fluid drachms).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.