Origin of turpeth
Examples from the Web for turpeth
(10 grains)—Christison; and Turpeth mineral has proved fatal in doses of 2·6 grms.
Turpeth mineral in the quantity of one grain mixed with ten grains of sugar answers every purpose to be expected from errhines.
Ethiops mineral and Turpeth mineral are given to dogs when affected by the distemper, worms, or the mange.
As one grain of turpeth mineral (vitriolic calx of mercury) mixed with ten grains of fine sugar.