The tincture of opium may be combined with aromatic spirit of ammonia, or with bromide of potassium, or with chloral hydrate.
Dr Doring, a Viennese physician, states that an ordinary dose of chloral hydrate is an unfailing remedy for sea sickness.
chloral hydrate, which with an alkali is converted into chloroform, has of late been much used as a narcotic and for easing pain.
A new test for chloral hydrate has been devised by Frank Ogston, namely, yellow sulphide of ammonium.
Beware also of chloral hydrate and chloroform, which physicians give to ease suffering and produce sleep.
chloral hydrate not only possesses these qualities, but it also is an antiferment and a pain reliever.
For this purpose it may be given in a solution like that of chloral hydrate.
Alcohol and chloral hydrate must then be given in large and frequent doses.
This done, Rich returned the chloral hydrate to the shelf, and took down another bottle labelled quin.
chloral hydrate completely volatilises, and can be distilled in a vacuum without change.
chloral hydrate chlo·ral hydrate (klôr'əl)
A crystalline compound used medicinally as a sedative and hypnotic.