Extractum Zeae Fluidum (N. F.)—Fluid Extract of Zea.

Botanical name: 

Related entry: Zea (U. S. P.)—Zea

SYNONYMS: Extractum stigmatum maydis fluidum, Fluid extract of corn silk.

Preparation.Formulary number, 182: "From the stigmata of Zea Mays, Linné (Indian corn). Process A (see F. 135). No. 40 powder. Menstruum: Diluted alcohol"—(Nat. Form.).

Medical Uses and Dosage.—(See Zea). Dose, ½ to 2 fluid drachms.

King's American Dispensatory, 1898, was written by Harvey Wickes Felter, M.D., and John Uri Lloyd, Phr. M., Ph. D.