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liquid Taka-diastase

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Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001148 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with Bakelite type screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; fluorescent orange sticker on back; bottle 3/4 full of liquid.
Accession Number
000001148 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with Bakelite type screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; fluorescent orange sticker on back; bottle 3/4 full of liquid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: cream; red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "4 FLUID OUNCES // LIQUID // TAKA-DIASTASE ® // ASPERGILLUS ORYZAE ENZYMES // Each fluid ounce contains twenty grains // of TAKA-DIASTASE ® (aspergillus oryzae // enzymes), which will liquefy 9000 grains of starch in ten minutes, under proper // conditions. // STOCK 22-118-158 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L [encircled] S 111 A [stamped] // CONTAINS NO SUGAR // A PRESCRIPTION VEHICLE AND DIGESTANT // OF STARCH FOODS // DOSE – 2 or more teaspoonfuls during or // immediately after meals"; left side has information on right side translated into French; bottom: "3 // 3 // 31151"; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 1 Row F
Length
a - 12.4 cm
Depth
b - 1.5 cm
Diameter
a - 4.5 cm b - 2.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label slightly yellowed; some spots of discolouration; cap fits tightly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.157 (a,b)
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liquid Taka-diastase

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3948
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001157 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle full of liquid.
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Accession Number
000001157 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle full of liquid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; red; black
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "16 FLUID OUNCES // LIQUID // TAKA-DIASTASE ® // ASPERGILLUS ORYZAE ENZYMES // Each 5 ml. contains 225 mg. of Taka // -Diastase ®, which will liquefy 100 Gm. of // starch in ten minutes, under proper // conditions. // A PRESCRIPTION VEHICLE AND DIGESTANT // OF STARCH FOODS, SUGAR-FREE // [last 2 lines repeated in French] // Parke Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // DIN 155241 // Exp. May 1978 (L) GD 209 [stamped] // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 22-18-168 // RYX [handwritten over printed text]"; right side: "Useful in preventing fermentative indigestion and its distressing // symptoms. Action is similar to that of Ptyalin in normal saliva. The // enzyme is active at acidity usually encountered in the stomach // following the average meal. // Dose – 2 or more teaspoonfuls during or immediately after meals."; left side: information from right side repeated in French; bottom: "4 // 6 // 4614 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed, peeling at top left corner; cap fits securely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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sodium bicarbonate tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3971
Dates
1957
1960
circa 1957
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001180 a-b
Description
Rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label on front; bottle has a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back; bottle is 2/3 full of round white tablets
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Accession Number
000001180 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Antacids
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label on front; bottle has a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back; bottle is 2/3 full of round white tablets
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1957
1960
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: amber
metal: black; silver
paper: red; cream; orange
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 217 // SODIUM// BICARBONATE // U.S.P. // Compressed // Tablets // 10 GRAINS // DOSE – 1 or 2 tablets. // L H 153 D // Stock 25 - 217 - 4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; bottom: "1 7 // 5 // 4108 C"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row A
Length
a - 10.5 cm
Width
a - 5.0 cm
Depth
a - 3.0 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; yellowish-white accretion on front (paint?); label yellowed and stained around edges; cap corroding around edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
Less detail
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001255 a-b
Description
Rectangular plastic bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded plastic cap (b)
Accession Number
000001255 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Antacids
Heartburn -- drug therapy
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular plastic bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded plastic cap (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 15.6 cm x Width 6.9 cm x Depth 4.2 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering system
Material
plastic: white; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "MYLANTA ® - 2 // LIQUID 350 ml // Double Potency // Antacid /Antiflatulent // FOR PROMPT NON-CONSTIPATING // RELIEF OF GAS, HEARTBURN, // ACID STOMACH. // SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING. Each // 5 ml contains: 400 mg Magnesium // Hydroxide, 400 mg Aluminum Hydroxide // (equivalent to Dried Aluminum Hydroxide // Gel), 30 mg Simethicone (Activated // Methylpolysiloxane). // DOSAGE: 1 or 2 teaspoonfuls as required, // preferably between meals and at bedtime, // or as directed by physician. // DIN 331953 Stock 22-1669-499 // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario // PARKE-DAVIS"; back: front repeated in French, plus: "Lot FJ 102 EXP. Aug./78 [stamped]"; bottom: "PLAX© // 2 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Bottle and cap are dusty and dirty; no other problems apparent
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Mylanta ® tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4051
Dates
1977
circa 1977
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001256 a-b
Description
Rectangular plastic bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded plastic cap (b); bottle has paper label on front and left and right sides; bottle is full of tablets.
Accession Number
000001256 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Antacids
Heartburn -- drug therapy
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular plastic bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded plastic cap (b); bottle has paper label on front and left and right sides; bottle is full of tablets.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1977
circa 1977
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering system
Material
plastic: blue
paper: white; blue; red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "50 // COMPRIMÉS // MYLANTA ® // TABLETS // Antacid // Antiflatulent // Antiacide // FOR PROMPT RELIEF OF GAS, // HEARTBURN, ACID STOMACH //POUR PROMPT SOULAGEMENT // DES GAZ, DES BRÛLURES D'ESTO- // MAC, DE L'ACIDÉ GASTRIQUE // DIN 156051 PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-902-50 // (L) HF 188"; right side: "Each tablet contains: 200 mg. Magnesium // Hydroxide, 200 mg. Dried Aluminum Hy- // droxide Gel, 20 mg. Simethicone (Activated // Methylpolysiloxane). // DOSE – 1 or 2 tablets as required, preferably // between meals and at bedtime, or as direct- // ed by physician. Chew tablets well or allow // to dissolve in mouth. Non-constipating. // Parke-Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario"; left side: right side repeated in French
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row A
Length
a - 7.5 cm
Width
a - 4.5 cm
Depth
a - 3.7 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle and cap are dusty and dirty; label yellowing at edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Panteric granules

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Dates
1974
1978
circa 1974-1978
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001272 a-d
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle (b) with threaded metal cap (c) inside a cardboard box (a) along with a plastic spoon in a plastic bag (d); bottle is full of granules and has a paper label on 3 sides.
Accession Number
000001272 a-d
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Pancreatin -- therapeutic use
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle (b) with threaded metal cap (c) inside a cardboard box (a) along with a plastic spoon in a plastic bag (d); bottle is full of granules and has a paper label on 3 sides.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - box
b - bottle
c - cap
d - spoon
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1974
1978
circa 1974-1978
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: red; white; orange
metal: red; white
cardboard: white; red
plastic: clear; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "YS YSH // 1/4 POUND // PANTERIC® // GRANULES // COATED GRANULES // OF PANCREATIN // Each level one-quarter tea- // spoonful (approximately 12 // grains) is equivalent to not // less than 20 grains of // Pancretin N.F. // DIN 155284 // Exp. Dec. 1976 // (L) EL238 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-78-74"; right side: "Used for relief from gastro- // intestinal digestive disturb- // ances due to insufficient // secretion of pancreatic // digestive enzymes. // DOSE – 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon- // ful with meals. The spoon // supplied with this package is // one-quarter teaspoon size. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; back: "1/4 LIVRE // PANTERIC® // GRANULES // GRANULES GLUTINISÉS // DE PANCRÉATINE // Chaque 1/4 c. à thé (mesure // rase), soit environ 12 grains, // équivalent à au moins 20 grains // de pancréatine N.F. // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-78-74"; left side: right side repeated in French; top: "1/4 POUND // PANTERIC // GRANULES // Stock 21-78-74"; (b) front: "1/4 POUND // PANTERIC® GRANULES // COATED GRANULES OF PANCREATIN // Each level one-quarter teaspoonful (ap- // proximately 12 grains) is equivalent to // not less than 20 grains of Pancreatin N.F. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-78-74 // DIN 155284"; right side: "Exp. Date: Dec. 1978 // (L) EL283 // Used for relief from gastro-intestinal // digestive disturbances due to insuf- // ficient secretion of pancreatic // digestive enzymes. // DOSE – 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoonful with // meals. The spoon supplied with this // package is one-quarter teaspoon size."; left side: identical to box left side; bottom: "1587 // O B 4 // 150"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row B
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 5.9 cm
b - bottle - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
c - cap - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
d - spoon - Size: Length 8.8 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Box yellowed, dirty; bottle label yellowing; no corrosion on cap; insect larva skin inside plastic bag with spoon; no other evidence of insect infestation
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Less detail
Dates
1969
circa 1969
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001351 a-h
Description
A cardboard box (a) containing seven packages (b-h) of three tablets each; packages consist of three sealed plastic pockets with a tablet inside.
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Accession Number
000001351 a-h
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Antacids
Heartburn -- drug therapy
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
A cardboard box (a) containing seven packages (b-h) of three tablets each; packages consist of three sealed plastic pockets with a tablet inside.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - box
b-h - package
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1969
circa 1969
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cardboard: cream; red
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "21 C.T. No. 891 // ZYMETTES // ENZYME-ANTACID DIGESTIVE TABLETS // For relief and prevention of upset stomach due to indigestion, // heartburn, hyperacidity or gas. // DOSE – 1 or 2 tablets with or immediately after meals. // Chew well before swallowing. // Lot Z 224 B // Stock 25-891-15 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; front: "Multilayer Tablets SPEARMINT FLAVOUR // EACH TABLET CONTAINS: // Mylase 100 (amylase) 4 mg. // Prolase 300 (proteinase) 4 mg. // Cellase 1000 (Cellulase) 1 mg. // Aluminum Hydroxide Aminoacetic Acid Dried Gel 250 mg. // Mylase 100 and Prolase 300–Reg. T.M.'s Zymettes–T.M."; bottom: top repeated in French except for Lot Number; right side: "21 C.T. No. 891 // ZYMETTES // Stock 25-891-15"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row F
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 5.8 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
b-h - package - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 3.1 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Box yellowing, dented; some ink has migrated on back; no apparent problems with plastic packages
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Taka-Diastase® tablets bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4175
Dates
1973
1980
circa 1973
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001368 a-b
Description
A rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides and is full of tablets; neck is stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001368 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides and is full of tablets; neck is stuffed with cotton
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1973
1980
circa 1973
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: amber
paper: white; red
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 C.T. No. 684 // TAKA-DIASTASE® // (FLAVORED) // ASPERGILLUS ORYZAE ENZYMES // Compressed Tablets // 2½ GRAINS // (0.15 GM.) // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-684-4"; right side: "Lot DD 113 // Exp. Date: Apr. 1975 [stamped] // Useful in preventing fermentative indigestion // and its distressing symptoms. Action is similar // to that of p [illeg.] lin in normal saliva. The enzyme is active at the acidity usually encountered in // the stomach following the average meal. // Dose – 2 or more tablets during or immediately // after each meal. [printed] // F C [underlined] // CAS [underlined] [handwritten over printed text]"; left side: printed text from right side repeated in French; bottom: "60 // 15 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row B
Length
a - 8.0 cm
Width
a - 4.7 cm
Depth
a - 3.2 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing; clear accretion on cap (possibly adhesive left by a price sticker)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Taka-Diastase, Pepsin and Pancreatin tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4176
Dates
1969
1975
circa 1969
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001369 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides and a round orange sticker on the back; bottle is full of tablets; neck is stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001369 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides and a round orange sticker on the back; bottle is full of tablets; neck is stuffed with cotton
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1969
1975
circa 1969
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; red; orange
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 C.C.T. No. 296 // TAKA-DIASTASE, // PEPSIN AND // PANCREATIN // C. C. Tablets // Tgaka-Diastase // (Aspergillus Oryzae // Enzymes) . . (120 mg.) 2 gr. // Pepsin (1:3000) (60 mg.) 1 gr. // Pancreatin N.F. (120 mg.) 2 gr. // Stock 24-296-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L [encircled] 2 125 K [stamped] // Aids Digestion // DOSE – 1 or 2 tablets at meal // time. // Taka-Diastase – Reg. T.M. [printed]"; left side: "Aide la digestion // POSOLOGIE – 1 ou 2 com- // primés au heure de la repos."; bottom: "L // 50 D 8 // 3 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row C
Length
a - 7.9 cm
Width
a - 4.4 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty; cap dented on top; some corrosion where paint is scratched
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Less detail
Dates
1957
1960
circa 1957
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001382 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, and is 3/4 full of capsules; top 1/4 of bottle and neck are stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001382 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, and is 3/4 full of capsules; top 1/4 of bottle and neck are stuffed with cotton
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1957
1960
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: cream; red
metal: black; grey
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 383 // KAPSEALS // HEPA-DESICOL // REGISTERED TRADEMARK // EACH KAPSEAL CONTAINS: // dl-Methionine 150 mg. // Choline Bitartrate 200 mg. // *Desicol 150 mg. // Inositol 15 mg. // Betaine 50 mg. // Keep Bottle Securely Closed // In a Cool, Dry Place. // DISPENSE IN GLASS // L H 104 f // Stock 15-383-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "DOSE – 2 to 4 Kapseals three times daily, with or imme- // diately following meals as directed by the physician. // Medical literature available to physicians on request."; left side: "*Desicol is desiccated whole fresh bile, P. D. & Co. // The word KAPSEALS designates the hermetically sealed // capsules manufactured by Parke, Davis & Co."; bottom: "D 6 // V-561-A"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row F
Length
a - 13.4 cm
Width
a - 5.9 cm
Depth
a - 3.2 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty; corrosion around cap edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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