The oil distilled in Britain from nutmeg, B.P. A volatile oil distilled from nutmeg, U.S.P.

Characters. - Colourless or straw-yellow, having the odour and taste of nutmegs.

Preparations.

B.P.

Dose.

Pilula Aloes Socotrinae (vide p. 522).......................................

5-10 gr.

Spiritus Ammoniae Aromaticus............................................

30 min.-l fl. dr.

Spiritus Myristicae..................................................................

30-60 min.

(Mistura Ferri Composita).

U.S.P.

Spiritus Myristicae....................................................................

1-2 fl. dr.