Mistura Amygdalae Amarae, B.P.C. Bitter Almond Mixture.
|Bitter Almonds||7.50|||||1 ½ ounces|
|Distilled Water||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Blanch the almonds in cold water and triturate with a little of the distilled water to form a thin paste; then gradually add sufficient distilled water to make up to the required volume, and strain. This preparation is used as a basis for skin lotions.