Recapitulation No. 8

Class and family.

Zoologic source.

Part official.

Habitat.

Constituents.

Official preparations.

Medicinal properties.

Medicinal uses.

Doses.

1.

Latin official name.

2.

Eng. official name.

Class Insecta.

Family Hemiptera.

1.

Coccus.

Coccus cacti.

The dried female insect.

Mexico,

C. America.

Carminic acid, coc-cerin, fixed oil, vol. oil.

Tinct. card. comp.

Stimulant, diuretic, antispasmodic.

Whooping-cough, neuralgia, for coloring preparations.

Grains.

1-15

(.06-1 Gm.).

2.

Cochineal.

Class Insecta.

Family Coleoptera.

1.

Cantharis.

Cantharis vesica-toria.

The dried beetle.

S. and C. Europe,

W. Asia.

Cantharidin, fat, odorous compound, extractive, salts.

Cerate, collodion canth., tincture.

Diuretic, aphrodisiac, emmena-gogue, rubefacient, acrid poison.

Dropsy, bronchitis, bladder debility, gleet, diabetes, amenorrhoea, ulcers, brain congestion, pleurisy, dysmen-orrhoea, rheumatism, tetanus, apoplexy, meningitis.

1/6-1

(.01-06 Gm.).

2.

Cantharides.

Class Insecta.

Family Hymenoptera.

Apis mellifera.

1.

Mel.

A saccharine secretion.

N. America,

Europe.

Grape-sugar, wax, vol. oil, proteids, mucilage, formic acid, coloring.

Clarified honey, mel rosae, Hg. cum Cret., mass Fe carb.

Demulcent, laxative, stimulant, nutritive.

Aphthoe, thrush, boils, fissures.

Ad libitum.

2.

Honey.

1.

Cera Flava.

A solid substance from the honeycomb.

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Hydrocarbons, cerin, myricin.

Canthar. cerate, rosin cerate, rosin plast., ointment of tar, white wax: cerate, oint., ung. aq. ros.

Protective, demulcent, emollient.

Plasters, cerates, ointments, diarrhoea, neuralgia, gleet, protective.

Externally.

2.

Yellow Wax.

Class Pisces.

Family Teleostia.

1.

Oleum Morrhuae.

Gadus Morrhua,+.

A fixed oil.

N. Atlantic Ocean.

Olein, palmitin, stearin, iodine, aselline, morrhuine, chlorine, bromine, phosphorus.

Emulsion.

Alterative, demulcent, nutrient.

Wasting diseases, phthisis, bronchitis, rheumatism, skin affections, nerve tonic, scrofula, arthritis (gout).

Minims.

3j-4

(4-15 Ml. (Cc.)).

2.

Cod Liver Oil.

Class Mammalia.

Family Cetacea.

1.

Cetaceum.

Physeter macro-cephalus.

A concrete fatty substance.

Pacific and Indian Oceans.

Cetylic alcohol combined with palmitic acid.

Ung. aq. ros.

Lenitive, demulcent. emollient.

Base of cerates, ointments, etc., urinary irritation.

Externally.

2.

Spermaceti.

Class Mammalia.

Family Pachydermata.

1.

Adeps.

Sus scrofa var. domesticus.

The purified internal fat.

Mixture of enzymes.

Mixture containing enzyme.

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Olein, palmitin, stearin.

Benz. lard, cerate, ointment.

Emollient - in poultices, etc.

To protect surfaces.

2.

Lard.

1.

Pancreatinum.

Universal.

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Ferment.

Dyspepsia, indigestion.

Grains.

5-15

2.

Pancreatin.

1.

Pepsinum.

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Ferment.

Dyspepsia, indigestion, diarrhoea.

(.3-1 Gm.).

5-30

(.3-2 Gm.).

2.

Pepsin.

Recapitulation No. 8 - Continued.

Class and family.

Zoologic source.

Part official.

Habitat.

Constituents.

Official preparations.

Medicinal properties.

Medicinal uses.

Doses.

1.

Latin official name.

2.

Eng. official name.

Class Mammalia.

Family Ruminantia.

1.

Moschus.

Moschus moschi-ferus.

The dried secretion from the preputial follicles.

C. Asia.

Vol. oil, ammonia, acid, fat, choles-terin, gelatinous and albuminous principles.

Tincture.

Antispasmodic, nervine, anodyne, stimulant, aphrodisiac.

Typhoid, pneumonia, convulsions, hiccough, croup, whooping-cough nausea, colic, hysterics, tetanus, rheumatism, sprains.

1-10

(.06-.6 Gm.).

2.

Musk.

1.

Sevum Praepa-ratum.

Ovis aries.

The internal fat.

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Universal.

Stearin, palmitin, olein, hircin.

Ointment of mercury.

Lenitive.

Dressing blisters, excoriated surfaces, chapped hands.

Externally.

2.

Prepared Suet.

The purified fat of the wool.

Cholesterin, ethers of stearic, palmitic, oleic, valeric acids.

Hydrous wool fat, plasters, ointments.

1.

Adeps Lanae.

2.

Wool Fat.

1.

Suprarenalum Siccum.

Suprarenal glands.

Epinephrine (adrenalin, etc.).

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Astringent, haemostatic, cardiac stim., local anaesthetic.

Rhinitis, hay fever, conjunctivitis, iritis, epis-taxis, goitre, diabetes.

Grains.

(3-15

2.

DriedSuprarenals.

(.2-1 Gm.).

1.

Thyroideum Siccum.

Thyroid glands.

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Circulatory sedative (depressant).

Dementia, goitre, reduce weight.

5-10

(.3-.6 Gm.).

2.

Dried Thyroids.

1.

Fel Bovis.

Bos taurus.

The fresh bile.

Universal.

Bilirubin, cholesterin, lecithin, cholic and choleic acids, mucilage.

Purified oxgall.

Tonic, laxative, cholagogue, antiseptic, vermifuge.

Constipation, dyspepsia, jaundice, glandular enlargements.

Grains.

5-15

(.3-1 Gm.).

2.

Oxgall.

1.

SaccharumLactis.

C12H22O11 + H2O.

Pulv. ip. et. opii, triturates (elater-in, etc.).

Diuretic, diluent.

Cardiac dropsy, wasting diseases, consumption.

480-2400

(30-150 Gm.).

2.

Sugar of Milk.

Lactose.

1.

Virus Vaccinicum.

Vaccinia pustules.

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Prophylactic.

Smallpox.

2.

Vaccine Virus.

1.

Hypophysis Sicca.

Pituitary body.

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Liquor.

Cardiac stimulant, diuretic.

Dilates renal vessels, increases urine.

2.

Desiccated Hypophysis.

1.

Serum Antidiph-thericum.

Equus caballus.

Blood serum.

Universal.

Antitoxin.

Purified, dried.

Antogonist, poisonous.

Diphtheria.

2,000-4,000 normal units.

2.

Antidiphtheric Serum.

1.

Serum Antitetan-icum.

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Purified, dried.

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Tetanus.

1,500-10,000 units.

2.

AntitetanicSerum.