Glycerinum Tragacanthae. Br. Glycerin of Tragacanth.
Related entries: Tragacanth
Glycere de Gomme Adragante, Fr.; Traganth-Glycerit, G.
"Tragacanth, in powder, 10 grammes; Glycerin, 30 millilitres; Distilled Water, 10 millilitres. Mix the Glycerin with the Tragacanth; add the Distilled Water; triturate until a homogeneous paste is produced." Br.
This preparation has been introduced into the British Pharmacopoeia mainly to serve as an excipient for pills.