[ For a Patient Who Has Symptoms of Stone ] Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Date: Late 18th or early 19th century; exact date unknown.
Source: Manuscript Notebook of Sarah Creighton Wilkins
Institution: Nova Scotia Archives | Source Origin: MacDonald Family Fonds | Reference: MG 1 No. 1 / Microfilm Reel 10,618
A recipe and instructions for treating symptoms of stone.
For a Patient who has Symptoms
Take of salt of Soda dried & Powder’d
2 drachms. Extract of Chamomile
Flowers 3 drachms mix them
into a mass & add 20 drops of
vial Oil of Juniper & if there should
be Occasion Make some good
gum arabic into a Mucilige
then divide into 50 pills of which
a day twice a day