Topics include the role of skin protection in the prevention of skin disease, Galenical
principles in skin protection, testing for safety and efficacy of products, protection from irritants and allergens as well as from toxicants and sunlight, the impact of physical noxae, and protection from a combination of damaging factors.
Using Culpeper's spectral voice, Cole certifies as genuine both the dissertation on aurum potabile and the translation of Riviere, "the best rules of physick in a Galenical
way that are." (63)
The examiners were to "interrogate him on clinical and Galenical
materia [medica], recognition of drugs and anything else relevant to theoretical and practical pharmacy." The protophysician alone could intervene with further questions and then he and his counsellors would examine the candidate on "necessary Latin." The aspiring apothecary required at least three votes of the five in order to pass from this, the private examination, to the public one.
Or an Universal History of Mineralls, containing the summe of all authors, both ancient and moderne, galenical
and chymical, touching Earths, Mettals, Semimettals with their natural and artificial excrements, Salts, Sulphurs, and Stones, more pretious and lesse pretious &c.
Pharmacological properties of galenical
preparation (X X H).
Wang S, Kozuka K, Saito K, Komatsu K and Kano Y (1994) Pharmacological properties of galenical
preparations (XVIII): Pharmacokinetics of active compounds of Polygalae Radix.
Tumour bearing mice received 50 mg/kg/day apigenin in three different galenical
formulations during 12 days in 8-hourly intervals.