Injectio Morphinae et Atropinae Hypodermica, B.P.C. Hypodermic Injection of Morphine and Atropine.

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Related entries: Morphine Tartrate - Atropine Sulphate

Morphine Tartrate 6.00 | 50 grains
Atropine Sulphate 0.12 | 1 grain
Sterilised Water to 100.00 | to 1 fl. oz. 320 m.

Dissolve the salts in the sterilised water.

Five decimils (0.5 milliliters) contain 3 centigrams of morphine tartrate and 0.6 milligram of atropine sulphate (½ grain and 1/100 grain, respectively, in 8 minims). The addition of atropine lessens the tendency to depression and prevents constipation.

Dose.—1 to 5 decimils (0.1 to 0.5 milliliters) (2 to 8 minims).

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