Extractum Visci, B.P.C. Extract of Mistletoe.
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|Mistletoe, in coarse powder||100.00|||||20 ounces|
|Distilled Water, boiling, a sufficient quantity.|
Macerate the drug with 600 (120 fluid ounces) of the boiling water for twelve hours, strain, press and twice repeat the maceration, using 300 (60 fluid ounces) of the menstruum; mix the liquids, filter, and evaporate to the consistence of a thick extract.
Dose.—10 to 15 decigrams (15 to 24 grains).
The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.