This section is from the book "Materia Medica And Therapeutics: An Introduction to the National Treatment of Disease", by John Mitchell Bruce. Also available from Amazon: The pharmacology and therapeutics of the materia medica.
Farina Tritici-Wheaten Flour.-The grain of Wheat, Triticum vulgare, ground and sifted.
Composition.-Flour consists chiefly of gluten and starch, with gum, sugar, mucilage, and water.
From Farina Tritici is made: Mica Panis.-Crumb of Bread.
Mica Panis is contained in Cataplasma Carbonis. Farina Tritici is also contained in Cataplasma Fermenti.