Venice turpentine

 Venice Turpentine

Venice Turpentine is cathartic, diuretic, stimulant, and anthelmintic.

It is used externally  as a rubefacient, and is given internally  in flatulent colic, in tapeworm, rheumatism, and other diseases.

Dose , as a diuretic , from ten grains to one drachm; as a cathartic , from ten to twelve drachms; as an anthelmintic , from one to two ounces every eight hours, till the worm be ejected.