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liverwort leaves

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.277.1
Description
Light turquoise paper wrapper with white label covering three sides.
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Accession Number
1969.277.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Cholagogues and Choleretics
Antidiarrheals
Diarrhea -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Light turquoise paper wrapper with white label covering three sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: turquoise; white; black; red
Inscriptions
On front: "LIVERWORT // LEAVES // Anemone Hepatica Lin. // No. 157 C 61927 [in red] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONT. CAN."; on side: "synonyms - Liver Leaf, Kidney Liverwort, Eng.; Herb de hépatique, Fr.; Edelleberkraut, Ger. // Part Employed - The leaves. // Natural ORder - Ranunculaceae // Habitat - United States and Canada"; on side: "Properties - Feebly astringent and cholagogue. Useful in torpidity of liver and diarrhea with insufficiency of bile // Dose - a wineglassful (60 Cc.) of an ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 4.8 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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