This medicine should be given in dessertspoonful doses at intervals of not more than an hour.
Add a dessertspoonful of sugar, and fill the glass with cold water.
Pour in a dessertspoonful of vinegar, stirring slowly all the time.
While hot put in a small lump of butter and a dessertspoonful of salt.
Antimonial wine, from half a teaspoonful to a dessertspoonful, is much preferable to tartar emetic and calomel.
While hot, put in a small lump of butter and a dessertspoonful of salt.
For cleansing the ears, add a dessertspoonful of spirit of wine to a teacupful of rose-water, warmed before use.
When the hair is very oily a dessertspoonful of ammonia and a pinch of borax should be added to two quarts of warm water.
To make the gruel, take a dessertspoonful of lentil flour, mixed smooth in some cold milk, add nearly 1-pt.
To an exceedingly weak patient you give only a dessertspoonful, and no more for half-an-hour.