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ambodryl hydrochloride elixir

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001145 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with bakelite (?) screw-top cap (b); paper label on left side; rectangular white sticker on bottom; bottle full of liquid
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Accession Number
000001145 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with bakelite (?) screw-top cap (b); paper label on left side; rectangular white sticker on bottom; bottle full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.4 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 4.6 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.3 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; red; green
Inscriptions
(b) "PD&Co. [monogramme, letters interlaced] [embossed]";(a) printed on left side: "16 FL. OZ. No. 225 // ELIXIR // AMBODRYL ® // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE ELIXIR // Contains 10 mg. Ambodryl // Hydrochloride in each 4 cc. // An antihistaminic agent for relief of allergic symptoms. // DOSE – Adults, 1 to 2 // teaspoonfuls; Children up to 12 years, 1/2 to // 2 teaspoonfuls; three // or four times daily. // CAUTION – If medica- // tion causes drowsiness, // reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alert- // ness. Do not exceed // recommended dose or // use for prolonged time // except as directed by a physician. // Medical literature available // to physicians on request. // Ambodryl – Registered // Trade Mark // L [encircled] L134 C [stamped] // Stock 9-225-48 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // 414 [handwritten over text above]"; bottom: "5 // O [embossed] // JW [handwritten]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label slightly yellowed; some random pen marks and a brown stain near centre; cap fits tightly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.152 (a,b)
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ambodryl hydrochloride elixir

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3946
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001152 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle 2/3 full of liquid
Accession Number
000001152 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle 2/3 full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 18.8 cm x Diam. 7.0 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; black; green
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "16 FLUID OUNCES No. 225 // ELIXIR // AMBODRYL® // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE ELIXIR // 350 [handwritten] // Contains 10 mg. Ambodryl // Hydrochloride in each 4 cc. (1 teaspoonful). // An antihistaminic agent for relief of allergic symptoms. // DOSE – Children up to 12 years, 1/2 to // 2 teaspoonfuls// or as directed by the physician. // Medical literature available // to physicians on request. // 'Ambodryl' – Reg. Trademark // Stock 9-225-48 // L [encircled] E116Z [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; bottom: "1
4 // 9669A // 4 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed; light brown stain at top, wrinkled at centre of left and right edges, tear (1.5 cm) on bottom edge; cap fits securely; yellow-brown accretion on bottom of bottle (old adhesive?)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
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glutamic acid tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3973
Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001182 a-b
Description
Rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; bottle is full of round tablets; neck is stuffed with cotton
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Accession Number
000001182 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Gastrointestinal Agents -- therapeutic use
Achlorhydria -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; bottle is full of round 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
1965
1970
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: amber
metal: red; white
paper: red; cream; blue
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 809 // GLUTAMIC // ACID // Compressed Tablets // 0.5 GRAM // (7 1/2 GRAINS) // Natural dextrorotatory // glutamic acid. // [ l (+) Glutamic Acid] // Stock 25 - 809 - 4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L T 161 C // USUAL DOSE – 8 tablets, three // times daily."; left side: "RY2 // 199 [scratched out] [handwritten] // POSOLOGIE HABITUELLE – 8 // comprimés, trois fois par jour."; bottom: "1 // 100. 5 // 5"; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row B
Length
a - 9.8 cm
Width
a - 4.0 cm
Depth
a - 4.9 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label yellowed and dirty; some paint scratched off cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Benadryl Kapseals

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4067
Dates
1949
1955
circa 1949
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001274 a-b
Description
A recrangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded metal cap (b); bottle is covered on front and left and right sides wtih a paper label, has a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back and is 2/3 full of capsules
Accession Number
000001274 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A recrangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded metal cap (b); bottle is covered on front and left and right sides wtih a paper label, has a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back and is 2/3 full of capsules
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1949
1955
circa 1949
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: red; beige; orange; black
metal: black; silver
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 378 // KAPSEALS // BENADRYL // HYDROCHLORIDE // WITH // EPHEDRINE SULPHATE // REGISTERED TRADEMARK // EACH KAPSEAL CONTAINS: // Benadryl Hydrochloride Diphen- // hydramine Hcl. P.D. & Co. 50 mg. // Ephedrine Sulphate – 10 mg. // DOSE - One Kapseal, repeated // only as directed by the physician. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO // [illeg.] [handwritten over above 9 lines] // C785002 [stamped]"; right side: "DISPENSE IN GLASS"; left side: "The word 'KAPSEALS' designates the her- // metically sealed capsules manufactured by // Parke, Davis & Company."; bottom: "9 // 4107C // 5 [embossed]"; (b) "P D & Co [monogramme, letters interlaced] [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row B
Length
a - 9.5 cm
Width
a - 4.3 cm
Depth
a - 2.9 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowed, dirty; yellowish stain on right side; bottle dirty; some corrosion where paint is scraped off of cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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allergenic extract vials

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4091
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001298 a-e
Description
Two cylindrical glass vials (c,d) stopped with rubber stoppers and sealed with metal caps moulded over the necks and lips of the vials; plastic caps fit over the metal caps such that when the plastic caps are pulled off the seals on the metal caps are broken; vials are in a plastic tray (b) in a ca…
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Accession Number
000001298 a-e
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal -- drug therapy
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
Two cylindrical glass vials (c,d) stopped with rubber stoppers and sealed with metal caps moulded over the necks and lips of the vials; plastic caps fit over the metal caps such that when the plastic caps are pulled off the seals on the metal caps are broken; vials are in a plastic tray (b) in a cardboard box (a) with a paper leaflet (e).
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - tray- Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
c - vial - Size: Length 4.4 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
d - vial - Size: Length 4.4 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
e - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 17.7 cm x Width 10.2 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date
Material
cardboard: white; blue
paper: white; orange; blue; red
glass: clear
metal: silver
rubber: pink
plastic: blue; white
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "3 VIALS SERIALLY DILUTED Bio. 360 // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // TIMOTHY AND RELATED POLLENS // C // GRAMINEAE POLLENS // ONE COMPLETE 16 DOSE TREATMENT // 4 cc. Vial No. 1 60 units* (0.06 [illeg.] ollen) per cc. // 4 cc. Vial No. 2 600 units* (0. [illeg.] ollen) per cc. // 4 cc. Vial No. 3 6000 units* [illeg.] ollen) per cc. // U.S. Licence No. 1 *[illeg.] package insert. // Stock 4-360-1-70 // PARKE-DAVIS"; front: "The usual initial dose is 0.1 cc. of the highest dilution (Vial No. 1). // However, the dosage is dependent upon the tolerance of the patient. // See package insert for prophylaxis and treatment of hay fever. // Use a separate heat sterilized syringe and needle for each injection. // Store at temperature between 2° and 8° C. (36° and 46° F.)."; bottom: "Patient // Dose No. CC. Units Date Injected // Vial No. 1, 60 Units per cc. // 1 0.1 6 // 2 0.2 12 // 3 0.4 24 // 4 0.8 48 // 5 1.25 75 // Vial No. 2, 600 Units per cc. // 6 0.2 120 // 7 0.3 180 // 8 0.5 300 // 9 0.8 480 // 10 1.25 700 // Vial No. 3, 6000 Units per cc. // 11 0.2 1200 // 12 0.3 1800 // 13 0.4 2400 // 14 0.5 3000 // 15 0.6 3600"; back: "This extract is preserved with 50% glycerin and is supplied in rubber // diaphragm stoppered vials ready for use. No. U.S. standard of // potency. // Distributed by Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario // Manufactured by Parke, Davis & Company, Detroit, Michigan 48232 U.S.A."; right side: "3 Vials Bio. 360 // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // TIMOTHY AND RELATED POLLENS // GRAMINEAE POLLENS // Expiration Date: [printed] Jan. 10, 1975 [stamped] // Lots [printed] 992684E 992685E 992868E [stamped]"; left side: "3 Vials Bio. 360 // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // TIMOTHY AND RELATED POLLENS // GRAMINEAE POLLENS // Parke, Davis & Company // Stock 4-360-1-70"; (c) front: "4 CC. No. 1 4 CC. // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // TIMOTHY AND RELATED POLLENS // (GRAMINEAE POLLENS) // 60 units per cc. // Dose: As tolerated. Usual initial // dose, 0.1 cc. See circular. // [above 3 lines are printed over] 1 // Exp.: Jan. 10, 1975 Lot 992684E // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., Detroit, Mich., U.S.A."; bottom: "W // 18 [embossed]"; top: "FLIP // OFF [embossed]"; (d) front: 4 CC. No. 2 4 CC. // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // TIMOTHY AND RELATED POLLENS // (GRAMINEAE POLLENS) // 600 units per cc. // Dose: As tolerated. Usual initial // dose, 0.2 cc. or less. See circular. // [above 3 lines are printed over] 2 // Exp.: Jan. 10, 1975 Lot 992685E // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., Detroit, Mich., U.S.A."; bottom: "W // 72 [embossed]"; top: "FLIP // OFF [embossed]"; (e) "ALLERGENIC EXTRACTS // [text follows] // ADMINISTRATION // [text follows] // EH // PRE-SEASONAL TREATMENT // [text follows] // CO-SEASONAL TREATMENT // [text follows] // 2 EH // [text continues from Co-Seasonal . . .] // PERENNIAL TREATMENT // [text follows] // CONTROL OF REACTION // [text follows] // 3 EH // TREATMENT OF REACTION // [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] & COMPANY // DETROIT, MICHIGAN, U.S.A. // M-5 EH // Aug. 1965"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Box dented; white accretion (probably an old sticker that has been partially removed) over 2/3 of front; no apparent problems with other parts.
Copy Type
Original
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Benadryl* Tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4165
Dates
1987
circa 1987
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001358 a-b
Description
A foil and plastic blister-pack tray containing four tablets (b) in a cardboard box (a)
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Accession Number
000001358 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
A foil and plastic blister-pack tray containing four tablets (b) in a cardboard box (a)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Width 5.8 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
b - blister pack - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis Canada Inc.
Dates
1987
circa 1987
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date
Material
cardboard: white; green; yellow; brown
metal: silver; black
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "PARKE-DAVIS // DIN 022756 // Benadryl* 25 mg // DIPHENHYDRAMINE // HCl CAPSULES U.S.P. // Rapid Relief of Itch from // Allergic Reactions // 4 CAPSULES PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE"; back: Dosage: Adults, 1 or 2 capsules 3 or 4 times daily. Children 10 years or over, 1 capsule // 3 or 4 times daily or as directed by a physician. Capsules not recommended for // children under 10. // CAUTION: Do not exceed recommended dose or use for prolonged time except as // directed by a physician. If medication causes drowsiness, reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alertness."; bottom: top repeated in French; front: back repeated in French; right side: "Parke-Davis Canada Inc., Scarborough, Ontario [printed] // (L) 412111 EXP DE 87 [stamped]"; left side: "29633 // *Reg. T.M./M. Enr. Parke, Davis & Company // Parke-Davis Canada Inc. auth. user/usager aut."; (b) back: "CAPSULES // Benadryl // 25 mg // Libérez // en // poussant // de l'autre // côte // 265J180 // Benadryl // CAPSULES // Benadryl // CAPSULES // 25 mg // Push // through // from // other // side // DIN 022756 // CAPSULES // Benadryl"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Box somewhat dirty; no apparent problems with blister pack
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #8
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Ambodryl capsules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4187
Dates
1963
1970
circa 1963
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001380 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 1/4 full of capsules
Accession Number
000001380 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
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 1/4 full of capsules
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 3.1 cm
b - cap- Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1963
1970
circa 1963
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: green; white; red
glass: brown
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Front: "100 No. 389 // KAPSEALS // AMBODRYL // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE // 25 MG. // An antihistaminic agent for // relief of allergic symptoms // Stock 15-389-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO [printed] // L [encircled] R 151 D"; right side: "DOSE – 1 or 2 kapseals. // Medical literature available to physi - // cians on request. // Keep Bottle Securely Closed In // a Cool, Dry Place. // DISPENSE IN MOISTURE PROOF // CONTAINER"; left side: "CAUTION – If medication causes // drowsiness, reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alertness. Do not // exceed recommended dose or use for // prolonged time except as directed by // a physician. // Kapseals and Ambodryl – Reg. T.M.'s"; bottom: "3 // 50 3 // L [embossed]"; (b) "P D [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row D
Length
a - 7.7 cm
Width
a - 4.5 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing; dark marks on label right side; some paint scratched off cap, but no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001393
Description
A cylindrical clear plastic bottle with a plastic stopper; bottle has a paper label around circumference and is 2/3 full of capsules.
Accession Number
000001393
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical clear plastic bottle with a plastic stopper; bottle has a paper label around circumference and is 2/3 full of capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
plastic: clear; translucent white
paper: white; red
Inscriptions
Front: "12 No. 373 // KAPSEALS® // BENADRYL® // DIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE // CAPSULES U.S.P. // 50 MG. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "L [encircled] T 113 E [stamped] // Professional Sample // DOSE - Adults, 1 capsule three or // four times daily, or as directed // by the physician. // CAUTION – if medication causes // drowsiness, reduce dosage and // avoid activities requiring alertness. // Available in bottles of 100 and 500 [printed]"; top: "K [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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allergenic extract vials

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4299
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001473 a-e
Description
Three cylindrical glass vials (b-d) in a moulded plastic tray (e) in a cardboard box (a); vials are stopped with rubber stoppers and sealed with metal caps; a plastic cap fits over the metal cap such that when the plastic cap is pulled off it breaks the seal on the metal cap; vials have paper label…
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Accession Number
000001473 a-e
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal -- drug therapy
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
Three cylindrical glass vials (b-d) in a moulded plastic tray (e) in a cardboard box (a); vials are stopped with rubber stoppers and sealed with metal caps; a plastic cap fits over the metal cap such that when the plastic cap is pulled off it breaks the seal on the metal cap; vials have paper labels on front and sides and are half full of liquid
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
b - vial - Size: Length 4.3 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
c - vial - Size: Length 4.3 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
d - vial - Size: Length 4.3 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
e - tray - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 1.3 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date
Material
paper: white; blue; green
metal: silver
cardboard: blue; white; black
rubber: pink
glass: clear
plastic: white; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "3 VIALS SERIALLY DILUTED Bio. 364 // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // RAGWEED AND RELATED POLLENS // AMBROSIACEAE POLLENS // ONE COMPLETE 15 DOSE TREATMENT // 4 cc. Vial No. 1. . . 60 units* (0.06 mg. pollen) per cc. // 4 cc. Vial No. 2 . . . 600 units* (0.6 mg. pollen) per cc. // 4 cc. Vial No. 3 . . . 6000 units* (6.0 mg. pollen) per cc. // U.S. Licence No. 1. *Noon units, see packageinsert. // Stock 4-364-1-70 // PARKE-DAVIS [printed] // YMS [handwritten]"; front: "The usual initial dose is 0.1 cc. of the highest dilution (Vial No. 1) // However, the dosage is dependent upon the tolerance of the patient. // See package insert for prophylaxis and treatment of hay fever. // Use a separate heat sterilized syringe and needle for each injection. // Store at temperature between 2° and 8° C. (36° and 46° F.)." back: "Patient // Dose No. CC. Units Date Injected // Vial No. 1. 60 Units per cc. // 1 0.1 6 // 2 0.2 12 // 3 0.4 24 // 4 0.8 48 // 5 1.25 75 // Vial No. 2, 600 Units per cc. // 6 0.2 120 // 7 0.3 180 // 8 0.5 300 // 9 0.8 480 // 10 1.25 750 // Vial No. 3, 6000 Units per cc. // 11 0.2 1200 // 12 0.3 1800 // 13 0.4 2400 // 14 0.5 3000 // 15 0.6 3600"; top: "This extract is preserved with 50% glycerin and is supplied in rubber // diaphragm stoppered vials ready for use. No U.S. standard of // potency. // Distributed by Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario // Manufactured by Parke, Davis & Company, Detroit, Michigan 48232 U.S.A."; right side: "3 Vials Bio. 364 // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // RAGWEED AND RELATED POLLENS // AMBROSIACEAE POLLENS // Expiration Date: [printed] DEC. 20, 1976 [stamped] // Lots [printed] 999141H // 999140H 999142P [stamped]"; left side: "3 Vials Bio. 364 // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // RAGWEED AND RELATED POLLENS // AMBROSIACEAE POLLENS // Parke, Davis & Company // Stock 4-364-1-70"; (b) front: "4 CC. No. 1 4 CC. // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // RAGWEED AND RELATED POLLENS // (AMBROSIACEAE POLLENS) // 60 units per cc. // DOSE: As tolerated. Usual initial does, 0.1 cc. See circular. [above 3 lines printed over with:] 1 // Exp.: Dec. 20, 1976 Lot 999140H // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., Detroit, Mich., U.S.A."; bottom: "K // 18 [embossed]"; top: 'FLIP // OFF [embossed]"; (c) front: "4 CC. No. 2 4 CC. // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // RAGWEED AND RELATED POLLENS // (AMBROSIACEAE POLLENS) // 600 units per cc. // Dose: As tolerated. Usual initial // dose, 0.2 cc. or less. See circular. // [above 3 lines printed over with:] 2 // Exp.: Dec. 20, 1976 Lot 999141H // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., Detroit, Mich., U.S.A."; bottom: "K // 10 [embossed]"; top: "FLIP // OFF [embossed]"; (d) front: "4 CC. No. 3 4 CC. // ALLERGENIC EXTRACT // RAGWEED AND RELATED POLLENS // (AMBROSIACEAE POLLENS) // 6000 units per cc. // Dose: As tolerated. Usual initial // dose, 0.2 cc. or less. See circular. // [above 3 lines printed over with:] 3 // Exp.: Dec. 20, 1976 Lot 999142P // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., Detroit, Mich., U.S.A."; bottom: "K // 15 [embossed]"; top: "FLIP // OFF [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Box dirty, stained on the bottom, dented, water marked on top and left side; no apparent problem with vials; tray somewhat discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.298; CD #8
Images
Less detail
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1981.13.8 a-c
Description
A theralator insufflator (a) with a rubber bulb and rigid plastic tube, accompanied by a vial of 10 controlled-release capsules, each containing 15 mg. hydrocortisone acetate (b); contained in a cardboard box (c); directions for use included.
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Accession Number
1981.13.8 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Administration, Intranasal
Description
A theralator insufflator (a) with a rubber bulb and rigid plastic tube, accompanied by a vial of 10 controlled-release capsules, each containing 15 mg. hydrocortisone acetate (b); contained in a cardboard box (c); directions for use included.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - insufflator - Size: Length 12.5 cm
b - vial
c - box
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: De. Michael Hawke of Toronto.
Maker
British Drug Houses (Canada) Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
rubber: green
plastic: clear
cardboard: white
paper: yellow
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on directions: "THERALATOR // ([illeg.] Therapeutic Insufflator) // DIRECTIONS FOR USE // BRITISH DRUG HOUSES // TORONTO CANADA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-7
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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