Hot Water Bottle

SYN: hot-water bag


from Dr GK Abbott's Prescriptions...

Can achieve the same effect as Fomentations by wrapping in moist towel

  • Always only partly filled, never with boiling water
  • Always cover with cloth
  • Take care not to burn
  • May be used to reinforce or prolong Fomentations
  • Wrapped in a moist cloth and covered with dry cloth makes mild Fomentations