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sodium bicarbonate tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3971
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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sulphamerazine tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3979
Dates
1950
1955
circa 1950
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001188 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; rectangular white sticker and fluorescent orange sticker on bottom; bottle is 3/4 full of round white tablets.
Accession Number
000001188 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
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; rectangular white sticker and fluorescent orange sticker on bottom; bottle is 3/4 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)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1955
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
glass: amber
paper: red; cream; blue; white; orange
metal: silver; black
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 808 // SULPHAMERAZINE // COMPRESSED // TABLETS // MEDICAMENTA VERA PD & Co. // 0.5 Gm. // (7.7 GRAINS) // WARNING – This drug // may cause severe toxic // reactions. // L A 292 G // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO // UAE510 // HAE // 510"; right side: "To be administered only under the supervision of // a physician. // See enclosed circular for dosage and information // regarding necessary control measures."; left side: "MEDICAMENTA VERA PD & Co. // The symbol of Parke, Davis & Company, // "Medicamenta Vera" indicates devotion // to truth in the manufacture and testing // of medicinal products."; bottom: "ON // T. // P 1H9 // ON // 4 // 4 [illeg.] - B"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row A
Length
a - 11.7 cm
Width
a - 5.1 cm
Depth
a - 3.4 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 2.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle dirty; yellowish-brown accretion on bottom (old adhesive?); label yellowed; tears and abrasions around edges; four deep scratches around handwritten text on front; paint scratched off cap; some corrosion around edge of cap.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection, Jack Willson, Part 6
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sulphanilamide tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3982
Dates
1949
1950
circa 1949
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001190 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; square white sticker and round fluorescent orange sticker on bottom; bottle is 2/3 full of round tablets.
Accession Number
000001190 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
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; square white sticker and round fluorescent orange sticker on bottom; bottle is 2/3 full of round tablets.
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
1950
circa 1949
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
glass: amber
paper: red; cream; blue; white; orange
metal: silver; black
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 762 // SULPHANILAMIDE // COMPRESSED // TABLETS // MEDICAMENTA VERA [these words surround logo] PD&Co. // 0.5 Gm. // (7.7 GRAINS) // WARNING – This drug // may cause severe toxic // reactions. // See enclosed circular. C784504 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side:"TOR – 1 90 // To be administered only under the supervision of // a physician. // See enclosed circular for dosage and information // regarding necessary control measures."; left side: "MEDICAMENTA VERA PD & Co. // The symbol of Parke, Davis & Company, // "Medicamenta Vera" indicates devotion // to truth in the manufacture and testing of // medicinal products."; bottom: "SON //R T. // L1P 1H9 // 3 // 410 [illeg.] "; (b) "PD & Co"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row A
Length
a - 10.6 cm
Width
a - 4.9 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 2.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle dusty; yellowish-brown accretion on bottom (old adhesive?); label yellowed; tears and abrasions around edges; cap corroding whre paint is scratched off
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection, Jack Willson, Part 6
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Chloromycetin ® vial

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3991
Dates
1954
1959
circa 1954-1956
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001199 a-d
Description
A glass vial (c) with a plastic cap that has an eyedropper incorporated into it (d); vial and dropper are contained in a cardboard box (b), which is inside a larger cardboard box (a).
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Accession Number
000001199 a-d
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmology
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A glass vial (c) with a plastic cap that has an eyedropper incorporated into it (d); vial and dropper are contained in a cardboard box (b), which is inside a larger cardboard box (a).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - box
b - box
c - bottle
d - cap with dropper
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1954
1959
circa 1954-1956
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
plastic: black
cardboard: cream; red
glass: clear
paper: beige; brown
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr 5 cc. - SIZE VIAL WITH DROPPER // CHLOROMYCETIN® // HYDROCORTISONE // OPHTHALMIC // CHLORAMPHENICOL AND HYDRO- // CORTISONE ACETATE OPHTHALMIC // Contains 12.5 mg. Chloromycetin // {Chloramphenicol, P.D. & Co.) and // 25 mg. Hydrocortisone Acetate with // Borate Buffer equivalent to 100 mg. // Boric Acid and Phemerol Chloride // (Benzethonium Chloride, P. D. & Co.) // q.s. to make 1:10,000 in suspension // prepared as directed. // Stock 21-228-63 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "DIRECTIONS // FOR DISPENSING // Add 5 cc. sterile distilled water to con- // tents of vial under aseptic conditions. // Shake to make uniform suspension. // Place sterile dropper in vial. Dispense // vial in carton. Use shake label. // Each cc. of suspension prepared as // directed contains 2.5 mg. Chloro- // mycetin and 5 mg. Hydrocortisone // Acetate. // Suspension may be kept at room tem- // perature for ten days without sig- // nificant loss of potency. // SHAKE BEFORE USE // DOSE – 2 drops in the affected eye, // every one to four hours, or as di- // tected by the physician. // WARNING – Patients should be ex- // amined carefully for progress, since // hydrocortisone masks certain symp- // toms of infection."; right side: "Medical literature available to physicians on // request. // Chloromycetin – Registered Trademark // Patented in Canada 1951 // EXP. DATE: June 1956 Lot No. E 230 F"; left side: "Laboratories, Branches, and Distributors // are located in Principal Cities // throughout the World. // [illeg.]"; top: "5 CC. – SIZE VIAL WITH DROPPER // CHLOROMYCETIN // HYDROCORTISONE // OPHTHALMIC"; bottom contains illegible handwriting; (c) front: contains the same information as box (a); bottom: "W // 6 [or it could be 9 // M"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row C
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
b - box - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
c - bottle - Size: Length 4.4 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
d - cap with dropper- Size: Length 4.8 cm x Diam. 1.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Cardboard somewhat yellowed; box (a) dirty on back; bottle sound; paper label yellowed; white powdery accretion on cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Parke-Davis Kapseals [advertising ink blotter]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4025
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
000001230
Description
Ink blotter in the shape of a capsule; on the back is an advertisement for Parke-Davis Kapseals that lists the various medications available in Kapseals
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Accession Number
000001230
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- advertisements
Description
Ink blotter in the shape of a capsule; on the back is an advertisement for Parke-Davis Kapseals that lists the various medications available in Kapseals
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
cardboard: all colours
paper: blue
Inscriptions
"PROTECTED MEDICATION // it's the seal that makes the DIFFERENCE // PRECISION-MADE GELATIN // CAPSULES plus // HERMETIC GELATIN SEAL // Equals // KAPSEALS ® // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. WALKERVILLE, ONT. // [contains information on ] Abdec® // Desicol® – Ferro-Desicol® // Dilantin® // Carbrital® // Benadryl® // Theelol // Ventrilex // Digifortis® // HexaVibex® // Kutrol® // Synkamin® // Combex® // Rucon // Ventrex® // Geriplex // Taka-Combex® // Naferon® // Combex // Livibron® // Chloromycetin®"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #1
Dimension Notes
Length 22.1 cm x Width 9.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Some ink is fading; blotter paper is separating from cardboard backing in some places along the edge; somewhat dirty
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
Images
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Chloromycetin ® capsules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4063
Dates
1951
1968
circa 1951-1968
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001269 a-c
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (b) with cylindrical neck and threaded metal cap (c); paper label covers front and left and right sides; bottle is in a cardboard box (a) and is 2/3 full of capsules.
Accession Number
000001269 a-c
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (b) with cylindrical neck and threaded metal cap (c); paper label covers front and left and right sides; bottle is in a cardboard box (a) and is 2/3 full of capsules.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box
b - bottle
c - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1951
1968
circa 1951-1968
Material
glass: brown
paper: red; white; orange
cardboard: beige; red; orange; white; grey; blue
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
Front: "Pr 100 [illeg.] // 17.80 // 100 // CAPSULES // CHLOROMYCETIN® // CHLORAMPHENICOL // CAPSULES // U.S.P. // 100 MG. // Stock 6-480-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "WARNING - Blood dyscrasias may be associated with the use // of chloramphenicol. It is essential that adequate blood studies be // made. (See enclosed warnings and precautions.)"; back: "MEDICAMENTA VERA P D // Laboratories, // Branches, and // Distributors // are located in // Principal Cities // throughout the // World."; left side: "USUAL ADULT DAILY DOSE – 50 mg. per Kg. See enclosed circular. // Chloromycetin – Reg. T.M. // Patented in Canada 1951 // Exp. Date: Feb. 1968 // Lot No. // C234669 "; top: "100 No. 480 // CAPSULES // CHLOROMYCETIN // 100 MG. // Stock 6-480-4"; bottom: identical to top; (b) front: "Pr 100 No. 480 // CAPSULES // CHLOROMYCETIN // CHLORAMPHENICOL // CAPSULES // U.S.P. // 100 MG. // Stock 6-480-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: identical to box right side; left side: identical to box left side; bottom: "4 // 50 2"; (c) "P D"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row C
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
b - bottle - Size: Length 8.7 cm x Width 4.7 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
c - cap - Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is yellowed, dirty, and water marked on bottom, pen marks on front, dented; label on bottle is yellowing; otherwise bottle and cap are sound
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.197, .268
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Chloromycetin Succinate

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4064
Dates
1951
1970
circa 1951-1970
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001270 a-c
Description
A cylindrical glass vial (b) stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal band around the neck and lip; vial is in a cardboard box (a) with a leaflet (c) containing product information
Accession Number
000001270 a-c
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A cylindrical glass vial (b) stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal band around the neck and lip; vial is in a cardboard box (a) with a leaflet (c) containing product information
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
b - vial - Size: Depth 5.1 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
c - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 19.7 cm x Width 10.5 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1951
1970
circa 1951-1970
Date Remarks
Expirey date
Material
glass: clear
paper: red; white; cream
metal: silver
cardboard: cream; red
rubber: grey
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr S-V 57 // CHLOROMYCETIN® // SUCCINATE // CHLORAMPHENICOL // SODIUM SUCCINATE // EQUIVALENT TO: // 1 GRAM // Chloromycetin® // (chloramphenicol, // P.D. & Co.) // INTRAVENOUS // INTRAMUSCULAR // SUBCUTANEOUS // Stock 35-57-1 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "USUAL ADULT DAILY DOSE – 50 mg. per Kg. // See enclosed circular for additional informat- // tion regarding dosage and preparation of // solution. // Sterile solution may be kept at room tempera- // ture for 30 days without significant loss of // potency. A cloudy solution should not be used."; back: "WARNING – Blood dyscrasias may be asso- // ciated with the use of chloramphenicol. It is // essential that adequate blood studies be made. // (See enclosed warnings and precautions.) // Chloromycetin® – Patented in Canada 1951. // Ca. Lic. No. 542 // Exp. Date: April 1970 // Lot No. C239939"; left side: right side repeated in French; top: "Steri-Vial® 57 // 1 GRAM // CHLOROMYCETIN® // SUCCINATE // Stock 35-57-1"; bottom: identical to top; (b) front: "Pr S-V 57 // CHLOROMYCETIN® // SUCCINATE // CHLORAMPHENICOL SODIUM SUCCINATE // EQUIVALENT TO: // 1 GRAM // Chloromycetin® (chloramphenicol, P.D. & Co.) // Stock 35-51-1 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "See enclosed circular. // WARNING – Blood dyscrasias may be // associated with the use of chloram- // phenicol. It is essential that adequate // blood studies be made. (See enclosed // warnings and precautions.) // Lot No. C239939 Exp. Date: April 1970 [stamped] // Strength: Date: // Patient: Room:"; bottom: "17 [embossed]"; (c) "FOR PARENTERAL ADMINISTRATION // CHLOROMYCETIN® // (CHLORAMPHENICOL) // WARNING // [text follows] // ANTIMICROBIAL AND PHARMA- // COLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF // CHLORAMPHENICOL // [text follows] // PRODUCTS FOR PARENTERAL USE // AND DOSAGE RECOMMENDATIONS // [text follows] // SIDE EFFECTS OF // CHLORAMPHENICOL THERAPY // [text follows] // PACKAGE INFORMATION // [text follows] // [throughout leaflet, French translation occurs alongside English text] // MEDICAMENTA VERA P D // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // P - TC"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row G
Condition Remarks
Boxl yellowed, dented; label on vial yellowing; otherwise no apparent problems
Copy Type
Original
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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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Dates
1955
1960
circa 1955
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001337 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front, a white sticker on the bottom, and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back; bottle is 1/5 full of pills
Accession Number
000001337 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis
MM= Drugs -- ecbolic -- 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, a white sticker on the bottom, and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back; bottle is 1/5 full of pills
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 8.8 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1955
1960
circa 1955
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
metal: black; silver
paper: white; red; orange; blue; cream; black
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr 100 G.C.P No. 274 // ERGOTIN // (BONJEAN) // G.C. Pills // 2 GRAINS [printed] // 4 25 [handwritten] // DOSE–As directed // by the physician. [printed] // L [encircled] F 208 M [stamped] // Stock 19-274-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; bottom: "JW [handwritten on sticker] // [illeg.] 0 // 5 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row D
Length
a - 8.8 cm
Width
a - 4.0 cm
Depth
a - 1.1 cm b - 2.5 cm
Diameter
b - 2.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle dirty; label yellowing, dirty; cap dented and corroded around edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.183
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Dates
1957
1960
circa 1957
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001382 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 3/4 full of capsules; top 1/4 of bottle and neck are stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001382 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
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 is 3/4 full of capsules; top 1/4 of bottle and neck are 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
1957
1960
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: cream; red
metal: black; grey
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 383 // KAPSEALS // HEPA-DESICOL // REGISTERED TRADEMARK // EACH KAPSEAL CONTAINS: // dl-Methionine 150 mg. // Choline Bitartrate 200 mg. // *Desicol 150 mg. // Inositol 15 mg. // Betaine 50 mg. // Keep Bottle Securely Closed // In a Cool, Dry Place. // DISPENSE IN GLASS // L H 104 f // Stock 15-383-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "DOSE – 2 to 4 Kapseals three times daily, with or imme- // diately following meals as directed by the physician. // Medical literature available to physicians on request."; left side: "*Desicol is desiccated whole fresh bile, P. D. & Co. // The word KAPSEALS designates the hermetically sealed // capsules manufactured by Parke, Davis & Co."; bottom: "D 6 // V-561-A"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row F
Length
a - 13.4 cm
Width
a - 5.9 cm
Depth
a - 3.2 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty; corrosion around cap edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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