Oleum Lubricans, B.P.C., Lubricant Oil. Oleum Ricini Aromaticum, B.P.C., Aromatic Castor Oil.
OLEUM LUBRICANS, B.P.C.
Synonyms.—Lund's Oil; Catheter Oil.
|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|
|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.