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Mistura Scillae, B.P.C. Squill Mixture; Mistura Scillae Composita, B.P.C. Compound Squill

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MISTURA SCILLAE, B.P.C.
SQUILL MIXTURE.

Synonym.—Fothergill's Cough Mixture.

Related entry: Squill

Syrup of Squill 10.00 | 2 fl. ounces
Diluted Hydrobromic Acid 5.00 | 1 fl. ounce
Emulsion of Chloroform 5.00 | 1 fl. ounce
Distilled Water to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Mix.

Dose.—8 to 15 mils (2 to 4 fluid drachms).


MISTURA SCILLAE COMPOSITA, B.P.C.
COMPOUND SQUILL MIXTURE.

Compound Tincture of Camphor 4.16 | 400 minims
Oxymel of Squill 8.34 | 1 fl. oz. 320 min.
Spirit of Nitrous Ether 4.16 | 400 minims
Distilled Water to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Mix.

Dose.—15 to 30 mils (1/2 to 1 fluid ounce).


MISTURA SCILLAE ET IPECACUANHAE, B.P.C.
SQUILL AND IPECACUANHA MIXTURE.

Related entry: Ipecac

Vinegar of Squill 2.08 | 200 minims
Vinegar of Ipecacuanha 2.08 | 200 minims
Potassium Citrate 3.43 | 300 grains
Solution of Ammonium Acetate 25.00 | 5 fl. ounces
Anise Water to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Dissolve the potassium citrate in part of the water; then add the other ingredients, and make up to the required volume with anise water.

Dose.—15 to 30 mils (1/2 to 1 fluid ounce).


MISTURA SCILLAE ET OPII, B.P.C.
SQUILL AND OPIUM MIXTURE.

Synonym.—Abercrombie's Cough Mixture.

Related entry: Opium

Syrup of Squill 20.00 | 4 fl. ounces
Tincture of Opium 3.33 | 320 minims
Cinnamon Water 40.00 | 8 fl. ounces
Distilled Water to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Mix the tincture with the syrup and add the waters.

Dose.—8 to 15 mils (2 to 4 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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