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.
Chimaphila, Pipsissewa. An official drug used in acute and chronic catarrh of the bladder, in dropsy, and diseases incident to uric acid. It is a stimulating alterative and a good diuretic. (F.e., 10 to 60 I)