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Dates
1961
1980
circa 1961-1980
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Psychiatry
Accession Number
995005110 a-b
Description
Empty brown cylindrical glass bottle (a) with black metal screw cap (b); paper label covers circumference; embossed letters on base.
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Accession Number
995005110 a-b
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Psychiatry
MeSH Heading
Antidepressive Agents
MM= Drugs -- anti-depressant -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty brown cylindrical glass bottle (a) with black metal screw cap (b); paper label covers circumference; embossed letters on base.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 2.9 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Merck Sharp & Dohme
Site Made (City)
Kirkland
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1961
1980
circa 1961-1980
Date Remarks
Expiry date; Merck Sharp & Dohme formed in 1961
Material
glass: brown
metal: black
paper: white
ink: black, green, red
Inscriptions
Printed on label, left side, vertical: "18821 // ANTIDEPRESSANT // Usual Adult Dosage: // For maintenance, 25 mg. two to four times a day. // Complete prescribing information available on request. // Keep container tightly closed. // Protect from light. // For Oral Use Only."; left side, horizontal: "MSD // 100
Ca3288 // DIN 016330 // Pr // TABLETS // 124 // ELAVIL* // AMITRIPTYLINE HYDROCHLORIDE // TABLETS, MDS Std. // 25 mg each // * Trademark // MERCK SHARP & DOHME // CANADA LIMITED KIRKLAND, QUE."; / LOT 2939 W // EX. DATE 10-80"; embossed on bottom of bottle: "18 // 20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 1
Dimension Notes
a - Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 2.9 cm
b - Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor residue on top rim
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Web site
Research Facts
Amitriptyline, sold under the brand name Elavil among others, is a medicine used to treat a number of mental illnesses.
Elavil (amitriptyline) is a tricyclic antidepressant. Elavil affects chemicals in the brain that may be unbalanced in people with depression and is used to treat symptoms of depression.
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Musée de la civilisation de Québec 13 March 2017 - 30 March 2018
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mortar and pestle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact851
Dates
1900
1993
circa 1900-1993
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
994002001 a-b
Description
Marble mortar and marble/oak pestle used at KGH Pharmacy; pestle has turned oak handle with 6-pound marble (?) head which has wide adhesive tape holding marble to wood; mortar is very stained on inside and outside
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Accession Number
994002001 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Compounding -- mortar and pestle
Description
Marble mortar and marble/oak pestle used at KGH Pharmacy; pestle has turned oak handle with 6-pound
marble (?) head which has wide adhesive tape holding marble to wood; mortar is very
stained on inside and outside
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - mortar - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Diameter19.5
b - pestle - Size: Length 26.3 cm. x Diameter5.7
Provenance
Used at KGH Pharmacy
Dates
1900
1993
circa 1900-1993
Material
marble (?): cream
wood: tan
Inscriptions
On pestle: "6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-2
Condition Remarks
(a): stained, shows wear; (b): tape holding together; (2): bowl is stained; chip on outside rim; pestle is held together with old tape.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Exhibit History
On display in Bracken wing Feb. 12, 2004-Feb. 2005
Images
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Dates
1977
1987
circa 1977-1987
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
010042018
Description
Narrow empty cylindrical orange metal tube with white plastic cap with printed label for "Redoxon" or "Vitamin C / Orange flavour". text printed in red and white ink; cap is not removable; expiry date and lot number are stamped on the bottom.
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Accession Number
010042018
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Vitamins
Vitamin C
Pharmacy
Drug Packaging
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Narrow empty cylindrical orange metal tube with white plastic cap with printed label for "Redoxon" or "Vitamin C / Orange flavour". text printed in red and white ink; cap is not removable; expiry date and lot number are stamped on the bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by donor’s great aunt, Connie Cox (20 Aug 1939- 5 June 2010), while working at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital for over 35 years. Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School, Grad 1962.
Maker
Hoffman-La Roche Limited
Site Made (City)
Vaudreuil
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1977
1987
circa 1977-1987
Date Remarks
Date based on expiry date stamped on container
Material
ink: orange, red, white
plastic: white
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd./Ltée // Vaudreuil, Québec J7V 6B3 // 10 Effervescent tablets // Ascorbic Acid Tablets U.S.P. // Vitamin C / Orange flavour // Redoxon® // Each effervescent tablet contains: // 1 g crystalline vitamin C // Dissolve effervescent tablet in 1/2 glass of cold water // Dosage: 1 tablet daily, or as directed by the physician // Note: For therapeutic use only // Keep the tube lightly closed in a dry place // Store at 15-30º C // Desiccant in the cap harmless if injested // See bottom of tube for lot number and expiry date // ®Reg. Trade Mark / Marque déposée // 00 0638 6 CDN 34 71 // Made in Switzerland / Fabriqué en Suisse // ROCHE®" ; printed on bottom: "EXP JL 87 // LOT 6737"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row C
Length
10.0 cm
Diameter
3.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
https://web.archive.org/web/2018*/http://www.roche.com/med-cor-2004-07-19
Research Facts
Redoxon Vitamin C was invented in 1934, the first synthetically produced vitamin to be mass produced.
Images
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Dates
1977
1987
circa 1977-1987
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
010042019
Description
Narrow empty cylindrical orange metal tube with white plastic cap with printed label for "Redoxon" or "Vitamin C / Orange flavour". text printed in red and white ink; cap is not removable; expiry date and lot number are stamped on the bottom.
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Accession Number
010042019
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Vitamins
Vitamin C
Pharmacy
Drug Packaging
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Narrow empty cylindrical orange metal tube with white plastic cap with printed label for "Redoxon" or "Vitamin C / Orange flavour". text printed in red and white ink; cap is not removable; expiry date and lot number are stamped on the bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by donor’s great aunt, Connie Cox (20 Aug 1939- 5 June 2010), while working at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital for over 35 years. Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School, Grad 1962.
Maker
Hoffman-La Roche Limited
Site Made (City)
Vaudreuil
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1977
1987
circa 1977-1987
Date Remarks
Date based on expiry date printed on container
Material
ink: orange, red, white
plastic: white
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. / Ltée // Vaudreuil, Québec J7V 6B3 // 10 Effervescent tablets // Ascorbic Acid Tablets U.S.P. // Vitamin C / Orange flavour // Redoxon® // Each effervescent tablet contains: // 1 g crystalline vitamin C // Dissolve effervescent tablet in 1/2 glass of cold water // Dosage: 1 tablet daily, or as directed by the physician // Note: For therapeutic use only // Keep the tube lightly closed in a dry place // Store at 15-30º C // Desiccant in the cap harmless if injested // See bottom of tube for lot number and expiry date // ®Reg. Trade Mark / Marque déposée // 00 0638 6 CDN 34 71 // Made in Switzerland / Fabriqué en Suisse // ROCHE®"; printed on bottom: "EXP JL 87 // LOT 6737"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row C
Length
10.0 cm
Diameter
3.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor surface staining on lid
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
https://web.archive.org/web/2018*/http://www.roche.com/med-cor-2004-07-19
Research Facts
Redoxon Vitamin C was invented in 1934, the first synthetically produced vitamin to be mass produced.
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Par-10 capsules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4148
Dates
1977
1980
circa 1977
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001341 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and left and right sides and is 3/4 full of capsules
Accession Number
000001341 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
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 left and right sides and is 3/4 full of capsules
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
1980
circa 1977
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
metal: silver; black
paper: white; red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 S.G.C. No. 1645 // PAR-10 // DECAVITAMIN CAPSULES U.S.P. // EACH CAPSULE CONTAINS: // Vitamin A (as the palmitate) 4000 IU, Vitamin // D2 ["2" subscr.] 400 IU, Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 70 mg. // Vitamin B1 ["1" subscr.] (Thiamine Hydrochloride) 2 mg, // Vitamin B2 ["2" subscr.] (Riboflavin) 2 mg, Vitamin B6 ["6" subscr.] // (Pyridoxine Hydrochloride) 2 mg, Vitamin B12 ["12" subscr.] // (Cyanocobalamin) 5 mcg, Niacinamide 20 mg, // *Pantothenic Acid 10 mg, Vitamin E (dl-alpha // Tocopheryl Acetate) 15 IU, Folic Acid 100 mcg. // *Supplied as Calcium Pantothenate. // DIN 293083 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 7-1645-4"; right side: "Expiry Date: Sept. 1979 (L) HJ200 [stamped] // Useful in the prevention of certain vitamin // deficiencies. // Dosage–1 capsule daily. // Keep Bottle Securely Closed in a Cool, // Dry Place. // DISPENSE IN MOISTURE PROOF // CONTAINER. // Park, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario"; left side: "Utiles pour prévenir la carence de // certaines vitamines. // Posologie – 1 capsule par jour. // Garder le flacon bien bouché, dans un // endroit frais et sec. // N'UTILISER QUE DES CONTENANTS // HYDROFUGES"; bottom: "60 // L 7 // 7 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row B
Length
a - 8.0 cm
Width
a - 4.5 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing slightly; some corrosion around cap edge; otherwise no apparent problems
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Less detail
Dates
1978
1980
circa 1978
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001345 a-b
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle with threaded plastic cap sealed with plastic shrink-wrapped around the neck (b), inside a cardboard box (a); illustration on box and label on bottle depicts an orange on two children jumping rope
Accession Number
000001345 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle with threaded plastic cap sealed with plastic shrink-wrapped around the neck (b), inside a cardboard box (a); illustration on box and label on bottle depicts an orange on two children jumping rope
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box
b - bottle
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1978
1980
circa 1978
Date Remarks
Based on lot number & expirey date
Material
plastic: black
cardboard: all colours
glass: brown
paper: all colours
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "8 FLUID OUNCES // pardec® // LIQUID // refreshing orange-flavoured multivitamin // preparation // PARKE-DAVIS"; right side: "8 ONCES LIQUIDES // pardec® // LIQUIDE // formule multivitaminique à fraîche saveur // d'orange // A vitamin supplement particularly adapted for prevention of vitamin deficiencies // in infants and children. Also suitable for adults. // DOSE – 1 teaspoonful daily, or as directed by the physician. // If desired, may be administered in milk or fruit juice, or other foods as preferred. // [above 4 lines repeated in French] // SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING – BIEN AGITER AVANT L'EMPLOI // © 1967, Parke, Davis & Company DIN 156493 // PARKE-DAVIS"; back: front repeated in French; left side: "8 FLUID OUNCES // pardec® // LIQUID // refreshing orange-flavoured multivitamin // preparation // CONTENTS: PER CC. PER 5 CC. DOSE // Vitamin A* 1000 I.U. 5000 I.U. // Vitamin D2 80 I.U. 400 I.U. // Vitamin C 10 mg. 50 mg. // Vitamin B1 0.6 mg. 3 mg. // Riboflavin** 0.6 mg. 3 mg. // Vitamin B6 0.4 mg. 2 mg. // Vitamin B12 1 mcg. 5 mcg. // Niacinamide 4 mg. 20 mg. // d-Pantothenic Acid 2 mg. 10 mg. // *As the Palmitate. // Supplied as the 5'-Phosphate Ester Monosodium Salt Dihydrate. // *** As the Sodium Salt. // Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario Stock 22-256-163 // PARKE-DAVIS"; top: "8 FLUID OUNCES // 310 // pardec® // LIQUID // refreshing orange-flavoured multivitamin // preparation // EXP. JULY 80 // (L) JA163 // Stock 22-256-163"; (b) 8 FLUID OUNCES // pardec // LIQUID // refreshing orange-flavoured multivitamin // preparation // PARKE-DAVIS // Exp. July 1980 (L) JA163"; right side: "[contents listed as on box left side] // © 1967, Parke, Davis & Company"; left side: "DIN 156493 // [dosage information as listed on box right side in French and English] // SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING – BIEN AGITER AVANT L'EMPLOI // Stock 22-256-163 // Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; bottom: "8 OZ. // D 2 // 48 // 14"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 5 Row A
Length
a - 14.7 cm
Width
a - 6.1 cm
Depth
a - 6.1 cm
b - 13.8 cm
Diameter
b - 5.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Box dented, dirty; top flap torn (1.3 cm) at back; label peeling from bottle at edges
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
Less detail
Dates
1971
1980
circa 1971
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001385 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back and is full of capsules; the neck is stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001385 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Anticonvulsants -- therapeutic use
Epilepsy -- drug therapy
Seizures -- 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, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back and is full of capsules; the 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
1971
1980
circa 1971
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; red; black; orange
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr 100 [printed] [illeg.] TN [handwritten] No. 385 // KAPSEALS® // DILANTIN® // D.A. // DIPHENYLHYDANTOIN // CAPSULES U.S.P. // 0.1 GRAM // (1½ gr.) // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 15-385-4 [printed] // Lot BB 188 [stamped]"; right side: "FOR DELAYED ACTION // Anticonvulsant // Usual Dose – Adults and children // 6 years or older, 1 capsule at // bedtime, as a supplement to // other forms of Dilantin®. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; left side: "[indication and dose repeated in French] // The white capsule with orange // band is a Parke-Davis // Trademark."; bottom: "60 // 1 D 0 // 11"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row E
Length
a - 8.1 cm
Width
a - 4.5 cm
Depth
a - 3.0 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing; sticker on back starting to peel; no other problems apparent
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Less detail
Dates
1979
1985
circa 1979
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001386 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker and two price stickers on the back, and is full of tablets
Accession Number
000001386 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Anticonvulsants -- therapeutic use
Epilepsy -- drug therapy
Seizures -- drug therapy
Pediatrics
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, a round fluorescent orange sticker and two price stickers on the back, and 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
1979
1985
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; red; black; orange; blue
metal: black; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr 100 No. 7 // INFATABS® // DILANTIN® // PHENYTOIN // TABLETS U.S.P. // FLAVORED // FOR CHILDREN // 50 mg // DIN 023698 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 36-7-4 [printed] // (L) KF139 // Exp/Péremption JN 1984 [stamped]"; right side: "Phenytoin is an anticonvulsant with little or no // hypnotic effect. // FOR CHILDREN // Dosage – Children under 6 years, ½ tablet, // to be chewed, three or four times daily, or as // directed by the physician. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; left side: indication and dose repeated in French; back: "DT // OUR PRICE [printed] 82570 [handwritten and underlined]"; bottom: "[illeg.] [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row B
Length
a - 8.4 cm
Width
a - 5.0 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Label starting to yellow; no other problems apparent
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Less detail
Dates
1975
1980
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001391 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ¾ full of tablets; top ¼ and the neck are stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001391 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Pain -- drug therapy
Gastroenterology
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, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ¾ full of tablets; top ¼ and the neck are 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
1975
1980
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; red; orange
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 S.C.T No. 749 // BUSCOPAN® // N-BUTYLSCOPOLAMMONIUM BROMIDE // Sugar Coated Tablets // 10 MG. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // DIN 023566 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-749-4 // (L) FC 163"; right side: "Antispasmodic // Usual Adult Dose–1 or 2 tablets. May be // repeated, if necessary, up to 6 tablets // daily. To be used only as directed by the // physician. Medical literature available // on request. // CAUTION: Not to be given to persons // suffering from glaucoma. Discontinue use // if drug causes blurring of the vision, or // pressure pain within th eye."; left side: right side repeated in French; bottom: "25 // 4 // 17"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row D
Length
a - 6.0 cm
Width
a - 3.7 cm
Depth
a - 2.6 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 2.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label stained on front and left side, peeling on left side; corrosion on cap where paint is scratched
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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