The following method has been a successful one with me, in the treatment at the beginning of a cold, or during the earliest symptoms of coryza. I have used from fifteen to twenty drops of avena sativa, in hot water every two or three hours during the developing stages of this disorder.
As a result of this simple treatment the symptoms disappear and the disease is aborted.
J. A. W.
Ellingwood's Therapeutist, Vol. 3, 1909, was edited by Finley Ellingwood M.D.