This section is from the book "A Practitioner's Handbook Of Materia Medica And Therapeutics", by Thos. S. Blair. Also available from Amazon: A Practitioner's handbook of Materia Medica and Therapeutics.
Ammonium Bromide, a nerve sedative useful in cerebral excitement due to exhaustion or an overworked state of the nervous system. Owing to its ammonia base, it is especially applicable when a nerve sedative is indicated in asthenic conditions. It combines well with tonics (2 to 20 gr.).