Sulphurated Antimony. Antimonii Oxysulphuretum (Lond.). Antimonii Sulphuretum Aureum (Ed.). Antimonii Sulphuretum PrAecipitatum (Dub.). Tersulphuret of Antimony, SbS3, with a small but variable amount of Teroxide of Antimony, SbO3.
Med. Prop. and Action. Alterative; emetic. It is very uncertain in its operation; its chief value is as an ingredient in Plummer's Pill. Offic. Prep. Pilula Calomelanos comp. (See Calomelas.) Dose of Antimon. Sulphuratum. Alterative, gr. j. - v.; emetic, gr. x. - xx.