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Oleum Lubricans, B.P.C., Lubricant Oil. Oleum Ricini Aromaticum, B.P.C., Aromatic Castor Oil.

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OLEUM LUBRICANS, B.P.C.
LUBRICANT OIL.

Synonyms.—Lund's Oil; Catheter Oil.

Related entries: Castor Oil - Liquid Parenol - Lubricant Paste

Phenol 5.00 | 1 ounce
Castor Oil 20.00 | 4 fl. ounces
Almond Oil to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Dissolve the phenol in the mixed oils.

This oil is used to lubricate catheters.


OLEUM RICINI AROMATICUM, B.P.C.
AROMATIC CASTOR OIL.

Amyl Acetate 0.10 | 10 minims
Gluside 0.23 | 20 grains
Absolute Alcohol 5.00 | 1 fl. ounce
Castor Oil to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Mix the amyl acetate and the gluside with the alcohol, and set aside until a clear solution is obtained, then add the castor oil. This preparation should be stored in filled and well-closed bottles.

Dose.—4 to 30 mils (I to 8 fluid drachms).


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



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