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


Camphorated Æther or Spirits

Alcohol impregnated with the waxy, aromatic extract of the wood of the Camphor Laurel (Cinnamomum camphora), a large evergreen tree native to Asia.

Category: Ingredients
Sub category: Compound

2 documents found with this item tagged. See below for the various ways that this item has been used in the the documents.

[DOC ID:1928] Camphorated Æther on page (1)
[ID:1928] From: Dr James Hamilton / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Margaret Home (Hume, of Jordanfield; Miss Home of Branxton) (Patient) / 12 October 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:5598] camphorated Spirit of wine on page (2)
[ID:5598] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Alexander Dirom (of Muiresk) (Patient) / 21 January 1788 / (Outgoing)