Average dose, gr. 1/30-0.002 Gm., well diluted and given after meals.
Contains arsenic trioxide 1 part in 100, and diluted hydrochloric acid 5 parts in 100.
0.2 mil, well diluted and given after meals.
0.2 mil, well diluted and given soon after meals.
Average dose, gr. 1/12-0.005 Gm.
Average dose, e 1 1/2-0.1 mil, well diluted.
Is not used medicinally, but is often taken as a means of suicide.
It may be repeated in conclusion that all preparations of arsenic should be given well diluted, and soon after meals, to avoid the local irritant action on the stomach; and that it is necessary to keep close watch for the constitutional symptoms, which may at first be so unobtrusive as to escape notice.