Challenging Medicines: Making Medicines - Practicals and PPT


These resources show the extent to which everyday medicines can be made in the classroom. Using straightforward processes milk of magnesia and ear drops can all be made.


This resource has been provided by, or developed in partnership with, Reckitt Benckiser

A fairly straightforward practical exercise which introduces the British Pharmacopoeia. Sodium Bicarbonate Ear Drops are prepared and checked to see of they meet the BP standards (requires density measurement and volumetric analysis).