Pulvis Stramonii Compositus, B.P.C., Stramonium Powder.

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Related entry: Stramonium Leaves - Lobelia - Anise Fruit - Tea - Oil of Eucalyptus

Stramonium Leaves, in powder50.00 | 8ounces
Lobelia, in powder 6.00 | 420grains
Anise Fruit, in powder 12.00 |  1 oz. 402 ½ gr.
Tea Leaves, in powder 6.00 | 420grains
Oil of Eucalyptus 1.00 | 70grains
Potassium Nitrate to 100.00 | to 16ounces

Mix the oil with the powders, adding the potassium nitrate last.

This powder is used several times daily, as may be necessary, for asthma. About half a teaspoonful is pressed by the fingers into the shape of a cone, which is then lighted at the top; the patient inhales the fumes is the powder burns. Pulvis Lobeliae Compositus is a similar preparation.

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