[ Mercury and Opium Given in Inflammatory Diseases ] Dr. William James Almon
Date: Late 18th century; exact date unknown.
Source: Manuscript Notebook of Dr. William James Almon
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Source Origin: Almon Family Fonds | Reference: MG 1 / Microfilm Reel 10,045
A note identifying the source of Dr. Robert Hamilton's recommendation for using mercury and opium to treat inflammatory disease, p. 64.
Dr. Robert Hamilton has treated Inflammatory Diseases
with great success by Opium and Mercury: for the
particular diseases and the general mode of practice
Vide his Letter to Dr Duncan: Medi Comment. Vol. 9. P 191.