Sulphur Lotum. Washed Sulphur.

Source

Sublimed Sulphur, 100; with water, 100; and Ammonia Water, 10; is digested, filtered, drained and dried.

Characters

A fine, yellow powder, without odor or taste. Solubility. - Insoluble in water.

Impurities

Acids, arsenous acid, and arsenous sulphide.

Washed Sulphur is contained in Pulvis Glycyrrhizae Compositus, and is used to make Sulphuris Iodidum.

Dose, 15 to 60 gr.; 1. to 4. gm.

Preparation

Unguentum Sulphuris

Sulphur Ointment. Washed Sulphur, 300; Benzoinated Lard, 700.