From William Jenner to [William Walmisley Baxter?]1 [after 7 May 1864?]2
regulating the dose according to effect— Two or three grains of Sod. exsic. rubbed up with the podophylin sometimes makes it act more kindly—
I would continue the colch & taraxicum—3 If it depresses add a little ammonia to each dose—
Yours very truly | Wm. Jenner.
P.S. I direct this to you at Mr Darwin because I think Mr & Mrs D. will be glad to see that an answer to Mrs. D’s letter has arrived4
I hope I understood Mrs Darwin correctly that my answer to her questions were to be addressed to you—
Pray offer my kindest comps. to the patient & to Mrs. Darwin
P.S. 2— | I find I have omitted to answer one question viz as to increasing fluid. I would not at present. 5
Prescribes "Sod. exsic." with the podophyllin for CD.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4488,” accessed on 27 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4488