In The New System.

In The Old System.

Weigh solids: measure liquids.

1.

1.

Gm.

Take C. C.

Take

Of salt ................ 1.

Of salt ................gr. xv

Of water .............. 5.

Of water ..............fl. 3 j

Mix

Mix

Sign. - One teaspoonful at once.

Sign. - One teaspoonful at once.

2.

2.

Same Latinised.

Same Latinized.

Gm.

Recipe C. C.

Recipe

Sodii chloridi ......... 1.

Sodii chloridi ........gr. xv

Aquae ................5.

Aquae ................fl. 3 j

Misce

Misce

Signa. - One teaspoonful at once.

Signa. - One teaspoonful at once.

3.

3.

Same abbreviated.

Same abbreviated.

Gm.

The Evolution Of A Prescription 16

c.c.

Sodii cliloridi ......... 1.

Aquae ................. 5.

M.

Sig

One teaspoonful at once.

Sig 17

Sodii chloridi ....... gr. xv

Aquae ................fl. 3 j

M.

Sig

One teaspoonful at once.

4.

4.

Same ingredients for ten doses.

Same ingredients for eight doses

Gm.

Sig 18

c.c.

Sodii Chloridi ..............10.

Aquae ............................50.

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful, three times a day, after meals.

5.

One dose; three ingredients.

Sig 19

Sodii Chloridi ................. 3 ij

Aquae ...................... fl. 3 j

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful. three times a day, after meals.

5.

One dose; three ingredients.

Gm.

Sig 20

c.c.

Sodii Chloridi ............... 1.

Syrupi .......................... 2.5

Aquae, q. s. ad ...................... 5.

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful at once.

6.

Same inqredients for ten doses.

Sig 21

Sodii Chloridi ................ gr. xv

Syrupi.......................... fl. 3 ss

Aquae, q. s. ad........fl. 3 j

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful at once.

6.

Same ingredients for eight doses

Gm.

Sig 22

c.c.

Sodii Chloridi ............... 10.

Syrupi ..................... 25.

Aquae, q. s. ad ............. 50.

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful. three times a day, after meals.

7.

One dose; four inqredients.

Sig 23

Sodii Chloridi ................ 3 ij

Syrupi ..................... fl. 3 iv

Aquae, q. s. ad.......... fl. 3 j

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful, three times a day, after meals.

7.

One dose; four ingredients.

Gm.

Sig 24

c.c.

Sodii chloridi ...... 1.

Sodii bicarbonatis ... .50

Syrupi .......... 2.5

Aquae, q. s. ad....... 5.

M..

Sig. - One teaspoonful at once.

8.

8ame ingredients for ten doses.

Sig 25

Sodii chloridi .......gr. xv

Sodii bicarbonatis... gr. vijss

Syrupi ............... fl. 3 ss

Aquae, q. s. ad............. fl. 3 j

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful at once.

8.

Same ingredients for eight doses

Gm.

Sig 26

c.c.

Sodii chloridi ........ 10.

Sodii bicarbonatis ..... 5.

Syrupi ...............25.

Aquae, q. s. ad ...............50.

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful, three times a day, after meals.

Sig 27

Sodii chloridi ............. 3 ij

Sodii bicarbonatis ..... 3 j

Syrupi .............. fl. 3 iv

Aquae, q. s. ad......... fl. 3 j

M.

Sig. - One teaspoonful, three times a day, after meals.

Illustrative Prescriptions.

For Official Pills.