Sentence Examples with the word pharmacopeia

The British Pharmacopeia contains only one preparation, an ointment containing one part of acid to 49 of white paraffin ointment.

The sulphate is still used in medicine, and the British Pharmacopeia has admitted two others, which are much more valuable - the hydrochloride and the acid hydrochloride - whilst the hydrobromide is also used.

The British Pharmacopeia contains a large number of preparations of cantharides, but the only one needing special mention is the tincture, which is meant for internal administration; the small dose is noteworthy, five minims being probably the maximum for safety.