Folio 2. Page 44. Verso

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Folio 2. Page 44. Verso

Subject

Recipe or Medicine for Vomiting Draught, piles, laxative and coughs

Description

Vomiting Draught
{Curran} ten Drams of Ipecacuanha Wine

Lenitive Electuary
Sena in fine Powder, eight ounces;
coriander weed also in powder four
Ounces; pulp of Tamarinds and french
Prunes, of each a Pound. Boil up
the pulps to the consistence of Honey;
then add a quantity of Treacle equal
to the weight of all the other ingredients
& continue the Boiling a little longer
afterwards mix in the powders-
you may add a little jalap & c-

Electuary for the piles
Flowers of Brimstone 1 ouncez- Cream of Tarter
half an ounce; Treacle 2 Spoons-
A teaspon may be taken 3 or 4
times a day -

Concotsion of Gum Ammoniac
Gum Ammoniac 2 Drams, water
8 ouncez- Grind the gum with the water
pour’d upon it by degrees till it is
dissolved-
It is useful in attenuating tough viscous
phlegm and promoting expectoration.
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Creator

Charlotte Starkie

Publisher

Gillespie Family

Date

1782 to 1808

Rights

Site licence

Format

Handwritten text on a page of a paper document

Language

English

Type

Paper document

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Vomiting Draught
Curran ten Drams of Ipecacuanha Wine

Lenitive Electuary
Sena in fine Powder, eight ounces; coriander weed also in powder four ounces; pulp of Tamarinds and french Prunes, of each a Pound. Boil up the pulps to the consistence of Honey; then add a quantity of Treacle equal to the weight of all the other ingredients & continue the Boiling a little longer afterwards mix in the powders- you may add a little jalap & c-

Electuary for the piles
Flowers of Brimstone 1 oz- Cream of Tarter half an ounce; Treacle 2 S[poons?]- A teaspon may be taken 3 or 4 times a day -

Concotsion of Gum Ammoniac
Gum Ammoniac 2 Drams, water 8 oz- Grind the gum with the water pour’d upon it by degrees till it is dissolved- It is useful in attenuating tough viscous phlegm and promoting expectoration

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Charlotte Starkie, “Folio 2. Page 44. Verso,” The Huntroyd Receipts, accessed October 22, 2020, https://huntroyd.co.uk/items/show/90.

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