Take rhubarb, ipecac, and castile soap, each thirty grains; pulverized opium, fifteen grains. Make into thirty pills with mucilage, gum arabic, or any other suitable substance. Dose: One pill every three to six hours for diarrhoea and dysentery. After three or four are taken they should not be taken oftener than once in six hours.
Source: The Ladies’ Book of Useful Information.Filed under Remedy | Tags: bowel, bowels, castile soap, diarrhoea, dysentery, gum arabic, ipecac, mucilage, opium, rhubarb | Comment (0)