Take podophyllin, sixty grains; leptandrin and sanguinaria, ipecac and pure cayenne, each thirty grains.
The blood-root (sanguinaria Canadensis) is of this character.
In the first place, you must live in the country, where you can find that early spring flower, the blood-root or sanguinaria.
It appears from Morison, that the sanguinaria was cultivated in this country in 1680, the date of his work.
Take podophyllin and sanguinaria, of each ten grains; leptandrin, twenty grains; white sugar, forty grains.
sanguinaria, the Bloodroot, is named from the blood-like color of its juice.