Sulphate of iron, 100 parts; carbonate of sodium, 110 parts; honey, 38 parts; sugar, 25 parts; syrup and water, q.s.

Mistura Ferri Composita, B. and U.S.P. Compound Mixture of Iron. Griffith's Mixture.

Composition. - Sulphate of iron, 25 grs.; carbonate of potassium, 30 grs.; myrrh and refined sugar, of each 60 grs.; spirit of nutmeg, 4 fl. drs.; rose water, 9 1/2 fl. oz., B.P. Sulphate of iron, 6; myrrh, 18; sugar, 18; carbonate of potassium, 8; spirit of lavender, 50; rose water, 900, U.S.P.

Dose. - 1 to 2 fluid ounces.

Uses. - Carbonate of iron in its various preparations is one of the most useful forms of iron for administration as a hema-tinic and emmenagogue.