The application of cold to the body, giving a check to perspiration, is the general cause of these complaints. A cold is usually attended with difficulty of breathing, a sense of fullness and stopping in the nose, head-ache, cough, etc.


Take a teaspoonful of composition and two of the pills No. 1, at night, which will generally cure. If the cough should continue troublesome, take the cough drops or powders mentioned in this work. Should these fail to break up the cold, take a full course of medicine and avoid exposure for a few days, and a cure is certain.