Black pepper

 Black Pepper Confection

Take of black pepper and elecampane root, each one ounce; fennel seeds, three ounces; honey and sugar, of each two ounces. Rub the dry ingredient to a fine powder, and when the confection is wanted, add the honey, and mix well. 

Dose , from one to two drachms.

Use  in hæmorrhoids, or piles.