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Triphala Churna

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Dates
1945
circa 1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1982.25.2
Description
A plastic barrel-shaped container with a red snap-on lid containing Triphala Churna powder; information is printed on the plastic; closure stuck, do not attempt to open.
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Accession Number
1982.25.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- digestive disorders
Description
A plastic barrel-shaped container with a red snap-on lid containing Triphala Churna powder; information is printed on the plastic; closure stuck, do not attempt to open.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. K.J.R. Wightman, from the effects of Dr. K.J.R. Wightman, possibly originally from the effects of Dr. Duncan Graham.
Maker
Pharmaceutica Works, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Bombay
Site Made (Country)
India
Dates
1945
circa 1945
Material
plastic: white; red
ink: red
Inscriptions
Printed in red on container: "TRIPHALA CHURNA // . . ."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-7
Dimension Notes
Length 8.5 cm x Diam. 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Lid is split
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Websites
Reference Comments
http://www.zanduayurveda.com/products/product-details.php?product=53
https://www.patanjaliayurved.net/product/ayurvedic-medicine/churna/triphala-churna/199
https://www.webmd.com/balance/guide/ayurvedic-treatments#1
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5567597/
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326547.php
Research Facts
Taken 1 to 2 teaspoons with milk or water every morning or at bedtime. Used as an anti-oxidant, improves digestion, circulation, respiration and genital/urinary function. Treats constipation, helps vision problems. Anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antibacterial. Immunomodulating (suppresses immune system, fights infection/ disease). Used in aryurvedic medicine, a holistic healing system that originated in India over 3000 years ago. Consists of a mixture of indian gooseberry, black myrobalan, and belleric myrobalan.
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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

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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
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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

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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
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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

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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

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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
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