As a medicine this formula is a very powerful, yet harmless, stimulant and antispasmodic. Ideal for nerve pains, cramp, spasm and collapse. Should be in every home for use in emergency. Give in hot water for fainting, heart turns, flatulence, exhaustion. Sweetened, it forms an invigorating beverage in cold weather.
A full dose with a teaspoonful of the fluid extract of Yarrow (Achillea Mill) added in a tumbler of hot water, taken on retiring, will sweat out a cold and help throw off influenza.
With some people ten to fifteen drops act better than large doses. A little experimenting will decide the ideal quantity to use.