Pulvis Rosae Compositus, B.P.C., Compound Rose Powder.

Format explanation
Related entry: Oil of Rose - Gum Acacia.

Oil of Rose 0.10 | 2minims
Gum Acacia, in powder 15.00 |  262 ½grains
Solution of Carmine 1.25 | 24minims
Refined Sugar, in powder to 100.00 | to 4ounces

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.

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