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extract of yerba santa

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Accession Number
1980.18.239
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and a paper label.
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Accession Number
1980.18.239
MeSH Heading
Expectorants
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Material
glass: clear
paper: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row D
Images
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Dates
1870
1900
1870-19000
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.240
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.240
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1870
1900
1870-19000
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Ext. Chio [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 12.6 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label very stained
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1980.18.241
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.241
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Muscle Hypertonia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On label: "Ext. Papaveris Fl. // Dose ten to thirty minims"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 13.3 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label very stained
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1980.18.242
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
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Accession Number
1980.18.242
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On label: "Ext. Bryoniæ Fl. // Bryony Root // Dose: ten to thirty minims."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 12.2 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
White bryony is a powerful purgative.
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pharmacy bottle

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Dates
1860
1900
1860-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
1980.18.243
Description
A square-based glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label; 2/3 full of dark liquid.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.243
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Cardiotonic Agents
Diuretics
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A square-based glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label; 2/3 full of dark liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1860
1900
1860-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On label: "Ext. Convallaria Maj. Fl. Lily of the Valley Root // Dose: one to five minims"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 4 Row B
Length
10.5 cm
Width
3.5 cm
Depth
3.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
"Cardiac stimulant and diuretic; similar to digitalis in action."
Images
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Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1980.18.244
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a medium-wide neck ending in a thick lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.244
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a medium-wide neck ending in a thick lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Fluid Extract Coltsfoot // Tussilago Parfara, Lin. // Dose – Fluid Extract of the leaves – 1 to 2 fluidrachms (4 to 8 c.c.) // Demulcent, expectorant and slightly tonic. A very extensively used domestic remedy in Europe for colds, coughs, and all forms of pectoral troubles. It has been also recommended as an alternative and tonic in the scrofulous diathesis."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Bliss Celebrated Golden Ointment

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Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.246
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.246
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Tinea -- drug therapy
Chilblains -- drug therapy
Frostbite -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- multi-purpose remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
H. C. Bliss
Site Made (City)
Hamilton
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Material
metal: yellow; black; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on top of tin: "BLISS // CELEBRATED // GOLDEN OINTMENT // For Sprains, Bruises, Burns, Chap- // ped hands, Salt Rheum, Sore Lips, // Sore eyes, Ring Worm, Chilblains, // Corns, Frost Bites and Piles // Prepared by // H. C. BLISS // Hamilton."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth 3.0 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Surface is scratched and rusty
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Bliss' Celebrated Golden Ointment

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Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.247
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.247
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Tinea -- drug therapy
Chilblains -- drug therapy
Frostbite -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- multi-purpose remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
H. C. Bliss
Site Made (City)
Hamilton
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Material
metal: yellow; black; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on top of tin: "BLISS // CELEBRATED // GOLDEN OINTMENT // For Sprains, Bruises, Burns, Chap- // ped hands, Salt Rheum, Sore Lips, // Sore eyes, Ring Worm, Chilblains, // Corns, Frost Bites and Piles // Prepared by // H. C. BLISS // Hamilton."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Depth
3.0 cm
Diameter
4.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
"When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
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Haema-foda blood food tablets

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.248 a-b
Description
A cardboard box contains a wooden, cylindrical container wrapped in paper; circular attached.
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Accession Number
1980.18.248 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- hematinics
Description
A cardboard box contains a wooden, cylindrical container wrapped in paper; circular attached.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
container - Size: Length 6.4 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
box
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Fruitatives Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Ottawa
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: red; yellow; black
wood
Paper
Inscriptions
Printed on box: ""HÆMA-FODA" // "BLOOD FOOD // TABLETS" COMPOUND // "HÆMA-FODA" // BEST // LOOD // UILDER [the "B" is enlarged and used for all three words] // FRUITATIVES LIMITED // OTTAWA, CANADA"; directions for use are given on the box in both English and a foreign language [French?]; from circular: "An iron tonic, a blood builder, and a health restorer." "It is a new blood food easily assimilated and digested together with the best nerve tonic known to the Medical profession." "When taking them see that there is Intestinal and Bowel Action." "Hæma-foda is suitable for all ages, men, women, and children over 6 years of age, and any person who is weak, pale, and exhausted."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
The box is battered and worn.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Dr. Cowan's Herbal Ointment

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1980.18.252
Description
A round tin full of a salve.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.252
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Hemorrhoids -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin full of a salve.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Griffiths & Macpherson Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: green; black
Inscriptions
Printed on the lid: "NATURES REMEDY // DR. COWAN'S // HERBAL OINTMENT // "FOR THE HEALING // OF THE NATION." // THE GRIFFITHS & MACPHERSON // MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS // TORONTO, CANADA // PRICE 50 // CTS"; directions engraved on bottom of tin.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-6 Row D
Temporary Location
On exhibit “Quack: The Exhibit that cures all” at Museum of Health Care, 29 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.4 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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