Spiritus (Spirits)

Solutions of volatile substances in alcohol or diluted alcohol. The spirits of the U. S. P. are:

By solution:

Dose.

Spiritus Glonoini........................

1 - 5 Spiritus Spirits 91 ; .06 - .30 c.c.

- AEtheris Compositus . . .

5 - 60 Spiritus Spirits 92 ; .30 - 4.00 c.c.

- Phosphori.............................

8 - 40 Spiritus Spirits 93 ; .50 - 2.50 c.c.

- Cinnamomi.......................

10 - 30 Spiritus Spirits 94 ; 1.00 - 2.00 cc.

- Amygdalae Amarae . . .

15 - 45 Spiritus Spirits 95 ; 1.00 - 3.00 c.c.

- AEtheris........................

15 - 60 Spiritus Spirits 96 ; 1.00 - 4.00 c.c.

- Camphorae.....................

30 - 60 Spiritus Spirits 97 ; 2.00 - 4.00 c.c.

- Chloroformi..........................

- Juniperi................................

- Lavandulae.............................

- Myristicae...............................

- Ammoniac Aromaticus . .

1/2 - 2 fl Spiritus Spirits 98 ; 2.00 - 8.00 c.c.

- Anisi..........................

1 - 2 fl Spiritus Spirits 99 ; 4.00 - 8.00 c.c.

- Gaultheriae.................................

Dose.

Spiritus Juniperi Compositus .

1 - 4 fl Spiritus Spirits 100 ; 4.00 - 15.00 c.c.

- Aurantii............................

as vehicle.

- Compositus.......................

- Myrciae............................

as perfume.

By solution with maceration:

Spiritus Limonis....................

as flavoring agent.

- Menthae Piperitae . . . .

5 - 15 Spiritus Spirits 101 ; .30 - 1.00 c.c.

- Viridis...........................

By gaseous solution:

Spiritus Ammoniae ....

10 - 60 Spiritus Spirits 102 ; .60 - 4.00 c.c.

By chemical reaction:

Spiritus AEtheris Nitrosi . . .

1/2 -2 fl Spiritus Spirits 103 ; 2.00 - 8.00 c.c.

By distillation:

Spiritus Frumenti........................

indefinite.

- Vini Gallici...........................

indefinite.