Mistura Alba, B.P.C. White Mixture.

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Related entry: Oil of Peppermint - Stronger White Mixture.

Synonyms.—Mistura Salina Aperiens; Aperient Saline Mixture.

Light Magnesium Carbonate 2.28 | 200 grains
Magnesium Sulphate 13.72 | 2 oz. 325 gr.
Peppermint Water to 100.00 | to 20 fl. ounces

Dissolve the magnesium sulphate in a sufficient quantity of the peppermint water, add the light magnesium carbonate, and strain through muslin.

Dose.—15 to 90 mils (½ to 3 fluid ounces).

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