Spinning gold or silk was a prerogative of the mother divinities who sat in heaven (Gr., 223, M., 705).
A mixture of gamboge, 10 Gr., with carbonate of potassa, 20 Gr.
In the white paper put of powdered tartaric acid, 35 Gr., or of powdered citric acid, 30 Gr.
From ipecacuanha, 30 Gr.; squills and ammoniacum, of each 40 Gr.
Gr., Abbott's Shakespearian Grammar (the references are to sections, not pages).
Potassio-tartrate of iron, 10 Gr.; artificial Seltzer water, a pint.
To either of the above, add of powdered rhubarb and extract of gentian, of each 20 Gr., and divide the mass into 4-Gr.
Sulphate of zinc, 20 Gr.; distilled water, 1⁄2 pint; dissolve.
Sulphate of copper, 10 Gr.; camphor mixture (julep), 1⁄2 pint; dissolve.
The dose of the dry bimeconate is 1⁄4 Gr., or more; and of the meconate rather less.