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Transparent, colorless scales, of a somewhat pearly lustre, or, when in perfect crystals, six-sided triclinic plates, slightly unctuous to the touch, having a faintly bitterish taste. Solubility. - In 25.6 parts of water; in 10 of glycerin; in 15 of Alcohol.
Dose, 5 to 15 gr.; .30 to 1.00 gm.
Glycerite of Boroglycerin. Synonyms. - Glycerite of Glyceryl Borate. Solution of Boroglyceride. Boric Acid, 310; Glycerin to 1000.