Parenol Liquidum, B.P.C. Liquid Parenol.
|Liquid Paraffin||70.00|||||14 fl. ounces|
|White Beeswax||5.00|||||1 ounce|
|Distilled Water, warm||to 100.00|||||to 20 ounces|
Melt the white beeswax in the liquid paraffin, pour the mixture into a warm mortar, and add gradually sufficient distilled water to make up to the required volume.
Liquid parenol is a neutral liniment, which is readily absorbed by the skin. It possesses properties similar to those of solid parenol, and will be found especially useful for lubricating catheters, or as a vehicle for injections.