For any gouty or Cholic pains in the stomach

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For any gouty or Cholic pains in the stomach

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For any gouty or Cholic pains in the stomach take take best Rhuburb in powder two ounces and a half, salt of wormwood a gram, orange peel half an ounce grated nutmeg two [illegible], Cochineal half a gram, infuse 48 hours by a warm fire side, in a quart of [2 words illegible] streain it off and [illegible] it in a well corked Bottle for [u]fe - of this two or three table spoonfulls may be take, two or three times a week or at [illegible] with great safety, and Benefit, and continu,d even to mature Old Age if found necesary - [illegible] when violently [illegible]ained a wine glass full of this, shoned be taken at Night just befor going to Bed-

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Abu-Bader, Nagham
Le, Vincent

Source

Elizabeth Fairfax cookbook, Collection #C0202, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Publisher

George Mason University Libraries

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Public domain. There are no known restrictions.

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