The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh


[ID:3927] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mrs Dods (Patient) / September? 1776? / (Outgoing)

Recipe for a stomachic syrup entitled 'For Mrs Dods'.


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DOC ID 3927
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/8/39
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
DateSeptember? 1776?
Annotation None
TypeScribal copy ( includes Casebook Entry)
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Recipe for a stomachic syrup entitled 'For Mrs Dods'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:825]
Case of Mrs Dods who is prescribed a stomachic mixture.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:1785]PatientMrs Dods
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

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For Mrs Dods

Take four ounces of peppermint water and two of juniper water, add 60 drops of Laudanum and half ounce of diacodium Syrup. Mix. Label: Stomachic Mixture.

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For Mrs Dods

X ℞ Aq. menth. piperit. ℥iv
juniper. compt. ℥ij
Tinct. thebaic. gtt. LX.
Syr. diacod. ℥ss.
ℳ. S. Stomachic Mixture


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