The name describes the use of the remedies, which are intended to give tone to the stomach.

Stomachic bolus:

59. - Extract of gentian, 6 to 8 grains. Powdered rhubarb, 2 to 3 grains.

Mix, and give twice a day.

Stomachic draught:

60. - Tincture of cardamoms, 1/2 to 1 drachm. Compound infusion of gentian, 1 ounce. Carbonate of soda, 3 grains. Powdered ginger, 2 grains.

Mix, and give twice a day.