|Ingredients||Qty Given||Qty Taken||Activity|
|Liquid paraffin||500 ml||Laxative|
|Sodium benzoate||5 gm||Preservative|
|Vanillin||0.5 gm||Flavouring agent|
|Glycerin||125 ml||Viscosity builder|
|Purified water||q.s to 1000 ml||q.s to 20 ml||Vehicle|
The mortar and pestle was flamed.
Primary emulsion was prepared by taking oil, water and gum in the ratio of 3:2:1(Mineral oil).
Triturate in one direction only.
Sodium benzoate was dissolved in water.
Sodium benzoate solution, vanillin, chloroform, glycerin was added to the primary emulsion and triturated.
Volume made up with purified water.
Faecal softener/ Laxative
Container & Storage:
Store in well closed container, away from light.
Shake well before use. Discard if two layers are seen.