Local Treatment of Hemorrhoids
For the local treatment of piles, where there is swelling with ulceration and often extreme itching, the following application will be found a satisfactory one.
Fluid ext. stramonium, drs. 1 1/2
Balsam of Peru, dr. 1
Carbolic acid , drops 20
Castor oil, q. s., ozs. 4
Mix. Apply the above warm over the entire inflamed area, both internal and external, as demanded.
C. L. HUDSON, M. D
Ellingwood's Therapeutist, Vol. 3, 1909, was edited by Finley Ellingwood M.D.