Pulvis Rosae Compositus, B.P.C., Compound Rose Powder.
|Oil of Rose||0.10|||||2||minims|
|Gum Acacia, in powder||15.00|||||262 ½||grains|
|Solution of Carmine||1.25|||||24||minims|
|Refined Sugar, in powder||to 100.00|||||to 4||ounces|
Mix the powders and oil, and colour with the solution of carmine.
This powder is used as a diluent for powders such as calomel and grey powder.