v.). Various forms of Scrofula, Rachitis, Syphilis, Bronchocele, Amenorrha, &c, are stated by some eminent German authorities to have been benefited by its use. Mixed with starch, spread on paper, and allowed slowly to volatilize, it has been thought to exercise a beneficial influence in Phthisis. It has proved especially useful in Obstinate Skin Diseases. Dr. Glover found great benefit from it in Lepra, Psoriasis, and Chronic Eczema, and likewise in an old case of Bronchocele and in Scrofulous Enlargement of the Glands. Similar testimony is borne by Dr. Litchfield.§ In Chronic Enlargement of the Prostate Gland, M. Moretin found suppositories of this substance of great value.