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.
Exalgin. A synthetic analgesic to be given to children with great care, but they tolerate small doses very well. The agent is of value in chorea of recent character and in pain of a nervous character. Adult dose, 4 gr.; maximum, 8 gr.