He is able to lie low in bed,
has some occasional attacks of palpitationl,
the urine flows freely.
He was ordered to:
be bled to eight ounces,
arid to take Nitre draught,
compound decoction of sarsaparilla,
camplior mixture, of each half an ounce.
To be taken three times daily:
Bitartrate of potassa, two drachms.
Six minims of the tincture of digitalis in each draught.
Elaterium, half a grain;
Extract of poppies, five grains.
Two scruples of confection
of senna every night at bed-time.
A vapour bath at bed-time,
and to have half a pint of porter.
Two ounces of gin.
Roast slice and porter for diet.
He sank very rapidly, and died this morning.