Aromatic sulphuric acid is another name for this, which is often prescribed as an appetizer; sometimes also for diarrhoea, and occasionally for hemorrhages. Dose, ten to fifteen drops, in water; best taken through a glass tube, to prevent its touching the teeth; also, for the same reason, washing the mouth out well with water after it.

Elixir Proprietatis (Elixir Pro.) - This is an old name for tincture of aloes and myrrh; which has a popular reputation as a medicine to bring on the monthly courses when delayed or suppressed. Dose, a tea-spoonful, in water, twice daily.