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Ammonium Chloride

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Dates
1900
1906
circa 1900-1906
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037093
Description
Rectangular thick brown glass bottle with a slightly concave bottom and mould seams on opposite corners, left to right; the bottle has straight, squared sides that taper sharply over rounded shoulders to a short, wide neck with a distinct moulded lip in the middle and moulded screw threadings aroun…
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Accession Number
997037093
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary
Diuretics
Tonsillitis -- drug therapy
Pharyngitis -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-bacterial, oral -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular thick brown glass bottle with a slightly concave bottom and mould seams on opposite corners, left to right; the bottle has straight, squared sides that taper sharply over rounded shoulders to a short, wide neck with a distinct moulded lip in the middle and moulded screw threadings around the bottle opening; cap missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
E. B. Shuttleworth Chemical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1906
circa 1900-1906
Date Remarks
Known as E. B. Shuttleworth Company between 1900 and 1906
Material
glass: brown
paper: orange; brown; white
Inscriptions
Printed label on front reads, "ESTD 1879 // C.C.T. No. 57 // Ammonium Chloride // 5 Grains // E.B.S. // For use in acidifying urine prior to // treatment with Formin or Mandelol, // E.B.S. // Also useful in Tonsillitis and in- // flamed conditions of the throat // Control: H32380 // THE E.B. SHUTTLEWORTH // CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED // MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS // TORONTO, CANADA // 1000 // Tablets"; embossed on bottom: "61944 // D"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 8.0 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Front paper label is slightly discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The Ontario Drug Store and Druggist List," by Glen C. Phillips, Iron Gate Publishing, Sarnia, 1989, p. 209
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uritone tablets

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Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001185 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 and neck is stuffed with cotton
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Accession Number
000001185 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary
Urinary Tract Infections -- 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 and 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; black
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 423 // URITONE // METHENAMINE TABLETS N.F. // Compressed Tablets // 0.5 GRAM // (7 1/2 GRAINS) // 95 // 77 // Stock 25 - 423 - 4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L T 203 J // ADULT DOSE – 1 tablet with a glass of // water two or three times a day for not // longer than seven days, or as directed // by the physician."; left side: "For use as a urinary antiseptic. An acid // urine is required to insure activity. // CAUTION – Do not exceed the recom- // mended dosage."; bottom: "75 // 5 // 2 "; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row B
Length
a - 8.6 cm
Width
a - 4.9 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 3.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed; some paint scratched off cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
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Dates
1963
1970
circa 1963
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001480 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back
Accession Number
000001480 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary
Urinary Tract Infections -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back
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
1963
1970
circa 1963
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: white; red; black; orange
metal: red; white
glass: brown
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 C.T. No. 525 // URITONE // METHENAMINE TABLETS N.F. // Compressed Tablets // 5 GRAINS // (0.3 GM.) // Stock 25-625-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO [printed] // L [encircled] R 169 J [stamped]"; right side: "ADULT DOSE – 1 tablet with a // glass of water three times a // day for not longer than seven // days, or as directed by the // physician. [printed] // BA [handwritten]"; left side: "For use as a urinary antiseptic. // An acid urine is required to insure activity. // CAUTION– Do not exceed the // recommended dosage."; bottom: "2 // 50 3 // L [embossed]"; (b) "P D [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row C
Length
a - 8.0 cm
Width
a - 4.5 cm
Depth
a - 3.2 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing; some paint is scratched off the cap; no evidence of corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.185
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Dates
1967
1970
circa 1967 - 1970
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
006033006 a-b
Description
Full cylindrical white and navy metal Medi-Kleen Mint aerosol can (a) with removable cylindrical cream plastic cap (b); aerosol can has navy, turquoise and cream paper label on sides with printed product and company information in English and French; bottom of can is grey metal with domed push up a…
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Accession Number
006033006 a-b
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Aerosols
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Description
Full cylindrical white and navy metal Medi-Kleen Mint aerosol can (a) with removable cylindrical cream plastic cap (b); aerosol can has navy, turquoise and cream paper label on sides with printed product and company information in English and French; bottom of can is grey metal with domed push up and lot number stamped in black ink; top section of can is white and grey metal dome with circular depression and white plastic tipped nozzle extending from top; cap has molded concentric circles on top and hollow interior with cylindrical nozzle guard extending downward from top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a – aerosol can – Length 15.2 cm Diameter 6.7 cm
b – cap – Length 4.7 cm Diameter 6.5 cm
Provenance
Received from anonymous donor via Kingston General Hospital Public Affairs.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Limited
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1967
1970
circa 1967 - 1970
Date Remarks
Presence of Ingram & Bell logo discontinued in late 1960s (at least to 1967); expiration date May 14 1970 (aerosol shelf life 2-3 years)
Material
paper: cream
ink: navy, blue, turquoise, black
metal: grey, white
plastic: cream, white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: “INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // MEDI-KLEEN // MINT // Aerosol // AIR DEODORANT // and SANITIZER // DESODORISANT ET // ASSAINISSEUR D’AIR // INGRAM & BELL // LIMITED // TORONTO MONTREAL // WINNIPEG CALGARY VANCOUVER // CANADA // MEDI-KLEEN is recommended for the // Hospital room, ward, physician’s office, // sickroom or washroom. Medi-Kleen elimi- // nates odour by chemical neutralization or // emulsification. Does not result in paralysis // of the sense of smell. The combination of // glycols plus Benzethonium Chloride when // converted to a mist serves to minimize air // borne cross-infection by physical and // chemical action. // Directions for use as an Air // Deodorant and Sanitizer: Remove // cap. Press button with nozzle directed away // from you. Direct spray upward. Distribute // the spray evenly to all parts of the room. // Allow about 10 seconds of spray for every // 800 to 1000 cubic feet of space. // CONTAINS: // Benzethonium Chloride 0.2% // Triethylene Glycol 3.46% // Propylene Glycol 2.59% // Inert Ingredients (Solvent // Aromatics Propellant etc.) 93.75% // CAUTION: // KEEP AT ROOM TEMPERATURE // As contents are under pressure do not // puncture or throw into fire or incinerator. // Do not spray closer than two to three // feet from any surface. // CONTENTS: 11 oz. net weight”; stamped on label in blue ink: “MAY 14 1970”; stamped on bottom in black ink: “(L) // 27DQ”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row G
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor fading of label; major fading of expiry dates on cap; minor corrosion all over metal pieces.
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Document
Document (online)
Reference Comments
Ingram & Bell Limited. Pharmaceutical Catalogue, 1964.
Ingram & Bell Limited. Instruments, Surgical Equipment, Supplies, for Physicians, Hospitals, Clinical Laboratories and Industrial First Aid Departments, 1959.
MDS Inc. “Mds Inc. Annual Information Form for the Year Ended October 31, 2002.” MDS Inc., 2003.
“Cardinal Health Canada Inc.” Canadian Business Resource, Canadian Newspaper Services International Limited, 2019. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Research Facts
Medi-Kleen was marketed by Ingram & Bell as an air deodorant and sanitizer designed to freshen air, kill germs, and limit cross infection in hospitals, doctors offices, washrooms and even in homes; contained Benzethonium Chloride, Triethylene Glycol and Ammonia Antiseptic.
Ingram & Bell Limited was a medical supply company first established in Toronto in 1905; the company became a Canadian leader in the distribution of medical products; their wide selection included equipment, surgical tools, and pharmaceuticals; as the company grew, they established branches in Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary, and Vancouver; became Ingram & Bell Inc. and 49% owned by MDS in 1986; MDS acquired 100% in 1993; became Source Medical Corporation after merger with Allegiance Healthcare Canada Inc. in 1997; acquired by Cardinal Health Canada Inc. in 2005.
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