Acetate of Ammonium Solution..... 1 Tablespoonful.

Aromatic Spirit of Ammonia...... 10 to 30 Drops.

Assafoetida, in Pill........... 3 to 5 Grains.

Assafaetida, Milk.......... . Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Blue Pill............... 1/4 Grain to 3 Grains.

Bromide of Potassium or Sodium .... 5 to 20 Grains.

CajuputOil....... ....... 4 to 8 Drops.

Calomel............... 11/2 Grain to 2 or 3 Grains.

Camphor, Spirit............ 10 to 30 Drops.

Camphor Water............ Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Cardamom, Compound Tincture ...... 1 Teaspoonful.

Castor-Oil.............. Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Catechu, Tincture........... Half-Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Cathartic Pills, Compound....... 1 Pill.

Chalk Mixture............ Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Chloral Hydrate............ 5 to 30 Grains.'

Chlorate of Potassium......... 5 to 20 Grains.

Chloride of Ammonium (Muriate of

Ammonia) ............ 5 to 20 Grains.

Chloroform, internally......... 5 to 50 Drops.

Cinchona, Sulphate .......... 2 to 3 Grains.

Citrate of Magnesia, Solution...... 1 or 2 Wineglassfuls.

Citrate of Magnesia, Granulated..... Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Cod-Liver Oil............. 1 Tablespoonful.

Colchicum, Wine of Root . ....... 10 to 20 drops.

Cream of Tartar............ Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Creasote . . ............. 1 Drop.

Croton Oil, internally....... . % Drop.

Digitalis, Tincture........... 10 to 15 Drops.

Dover's Powders........... 10 Grains, at night.

Elaterium.............. 11/6 of a Grain.

Elixir of Vitriol............ 10 to 15 Drops.

Elixir Proprietatis........... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Epsom Salts............. Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Ergot, Wine of............ Half-Teaspoonful to 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Gentian, Compound Tincture ....... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Ginger, Essence of........... 10 to 30 Drops.

Glycerin, internally.......... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Hoffman's Anodyne.......... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Hops, Tincture of,........... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Hunyadi Janos Water......... 1 Wineglassful.

Huxham's Tincture.......... 1 Teaspoonful.

Iodide of Potassium........... 5 to 10 Grains.

Iodine, Lugol's Solution . . .......................... 10 to 15 Drops.

Iodoform, internally.......... 1 Grain.

Ipecacuanha, Syrup or Wine...... 10 Drops to 1 Teaspoonful.

Iron, Pill of Carbonate (Vallet's) .... 3 to 5 Grains.

Iron, Tincture of Chloride...... . 10 to 20 Drops.

Jalap................. 5 to 10 Grains.

Lactucarium, Syrup.......... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Laudanum.............. 10 to 30 Drops.

Lavender, Compound Spirit....... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Lime water.............. Dessertspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Lobelia, Tincture . ......... 20 Drops to a Teaspoonful.

Lupulin, Tincture of.......... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Magnesia, Calcined.......... 1 Teaspoonful.

Morphia, Magendie's Solution..... 4 or 5 Drops.

Morphia, Solution........... 1 Teaspoonful.

Musk................ 3 to 5 Grains.

Nux Vomica, Extract......... 1/4 to 1/4 Grain.

Nux Vomica, Tincture....... ... 10 to 20 Drops.

Opium................ 1 Grain.

Paregoric............... 1 Teaspoonful.

Peppermint, Essence.......... 1 to 10 Drops.

Permanganate of Potassium, internally . . 1 or 2 Grains.

Pink Root, Fluid Extract....... 1 Teaspoonful.

Pink Root and Senna, Extract..... 1 Teaspoonful.

Podophyllin.............. 1/4 Grain.

Pullna Water............. 1 Tablespoonful.

Quinine............... 1 or 2 Grains.

Rochelle Salt............. Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Rhubarb, in Pill............ 3 to 5 Grains.

Rhubarb, Simple Syrup........ Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Rhubarb, Spiced Syrup......... Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Santonin............... 1 to 3 Grains.

Senna, Fluid Extract......... Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Soda, Bicarbonate........... 2 to 20 Grains.

Squills, Syrup............. Half Teaspoonful to Teaspoonful.

Tannic Acid........,..... 3 Grains.

Taraxacum, Extract.......... 10 to 20 Grains.

Tarrant's Powders........... Teaspoonful to Tablespoonful.

Veratrum Viride, Tincture....... 3 to 6 Drops.

Warner's Cordial........... 1 or 2 Teaspoonfuls.

Wild Cherry Bark. Syrup........ 1 Teaspoonful.

Wild Cherry Bark, Fluid Extract .... 1 Teaspoonful, 526

The doses here given are intended, as a rule for adults.

As a guide for the giving of medicines to patients in general we append the following :

Table of Proportionate Doses.

Age, years 80 65 50 25-40 20 16 12 8 5 2 Doses . . .5/8 3/4 7/8 1 7/8 3/4 5/8 1/2 3/8 1/4

Age, months.......... 12 6 2 1

Doses.............1-5 1-8 1-15 1-24