Emplastrum Capsici, B.P.C. Capsicum Plaster.

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Format explanation

Related entry: Capsicum

Liquid Extract of Capsicum 10.00 | 1 fl. ounce
Resin Plaster (contains lead) ... to 100.00 | to 10 ounces

Evaporate the spirit from the extract over a water-bath, then stir into the melted resin plaster. When freshly made this plaster is of a bright orange colour, but it loses colour on keeping.

The British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1911, was published by direction of the Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain.