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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 15


As regards the second thing we mentioned, know ye that cold things and styptics are good in this case, and bitters at the outset; therefore sorrel juice is good, and juice of garlic, and of apples, and juice of bitter sloes; but do not give very cold things internally, for they do not avail given later than the second day after the appearance of the pustules.