Mucilago Sassafras Medullae, B.P.C. Mucilage of Sassafras Pith.
Related entry: Sassafras
|Sassafras Pith||2.00|||||175 grains|
|Distilled Water||100.00|||||20 fl. ounces|
Macerate the sassafras pith in the distilled water for three hours, and strain without expression. This mucilage should be freshly prepared as required.
Dose.—8 to 30 mils (2 to 8 fluid drachms).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.