Irritant, cathartic, stimulant, and antiseptic; one to one and a half pounds.
Take a cathartic; notify the physician at once and follow his directions.
Dispensatory: Described as a cathartic with roots tonic and aperient.
Emetic, cathartic with calomel; then sorbentia, chalybeates, Peruvian bark.
From fifteen to twenty grains are an ordinary dose for a cathartic.