Mistura Amygdalae Amarae Composita, B.P.C. Compound Bitter Almond Mixture.
|Compound Bitter Almond Powder||12.50|||||2 ½ ounces|
|Distilled Water||to 100.00|||||to 20 fl. ounces|
Add a small quantity of the water to the powder, and rub to a thin paste; then gradually add the remainder of the water, and strain. This preparation contains a variable amount of hydrocyanic acid.
Dose.—15 to 30 mils (½ to 1 fluid ounce).