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August 21, 1943

New and Nonofficial Remedies, 1943, Containing Descriptions of the Articles Which Stand Accepted by the Council on Pharmacy and Chemistry of the American Medical Association on January 1, 1943

JAMA. 1943;122(17):1213. doi:10.1001/jama.1943.02840340061030

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New and Nonofficial Remedies for 1943 continues, with minor improvements, the convenient and informative system of classification adopted for the 1942 volume. The terminology of the official drugs has been revised to conform to the U. S. P. XII and the N. F. VII. The valuable bibliographic index now appears on white instead of "India tint" paper, a wartime necessity. This index appears before the general index, which is now more properly placed at the end of the book. The new arrangement may appear at first somewhat awkward, but with a little use the wisdom and convenience of the changes become more and more apparent.

The chapter on digitalis and digitalis-like principles and preparations has been extensively and somewhat radically revised to keep pace with the changing attitude toward this drug. In this revision the Council had the aid of the foremost authorities on digitalis, including pharmacologists and clinicians. It

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