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Powell Cosulate Sedative – Expectorant

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.15 a-b
Description
A glass, cylindrical-shaped bottle with a plastic screw-on cape has a paper label wrapped around it and contains tablets.
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Accession Number
1977.8.15 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A glass, cylindrical-shaped bottle with a plastic screw-on cape has a paper label wrapped around it and contains tablets.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - cap - Size: Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Maker
H. Powell Chemical Co. Ltd.
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: clear
plastic: white
paper: white; brown
Inscriptions
On label: "POWELL // No. 56 // COSULATE // Sedative – Expectorant // Dihydrocodeinone bitartrate 1/20 gr. // Potassium guaiacolsulplhonate 2 gr. // Terpin hydrate 2 gr. // dl Amphetamine sulphate 1/30 gr. // Administration – 3 or 4 tablets daily // For control of nocturnal coughing // spasms 2 tablets at bedtime. // Dihydrocodeinone bitartrate is more // prompt in its antitussive effect and // requires much smaller doses than // codeine. It is also non-constipative // and causes less inhibition of ex- // pectoration"; on side of label, perpendicular to other text, with a box drawn around each entry: "CONTENTS CONTROL // 40 65586"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Copy Type
Original
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Mobenol for Coughs

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.17
Description
A rectangular-shaped bottle with a plastic cap has a paper label on the front.
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Accession Number
1977.8.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular-shaped bottle with a plastic cap has a paper label on the front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Frank W. Horner, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: clear
plastic: black
paper: white; blue
Inscriptions
On label: "PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE // MOBENOL // FOR COUGHS // SEDATIVE – EXPECTORANT // NON-NARCOTIC // EACH DESSERTSPOONFUL CONTAINS // Sodium monobenzylsuccinate 3 grs. // Ammonium chloride 2 1/2 " // Ammonium carbonate 2 1/2 " // Chloroform 1/4 " // Menthol and Syrup Tolu. q.s. // DOSE: One dessertspoonful in water // Repeat every two hours or as // indicated."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 10.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Vicks Vaporub ointment

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.34 a-c
Description
A dark blue cylindrical bottle with a metal screw-on cap contains Vicks Vaporub ointment; a paper label is affixed; the bottle comes in a matching cardboard box.
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Accession Number
1977.8.34 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A dark blue cylindrical bottle with a metal screw-on cap contains Vicks Vaporub ointment; a paper label is affixed; the bottle comes in a matching cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 4.3 cm
c - box - Size: Length 7.1 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Vick Chemical Inc.
Site Made (City)
St. Thomas
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: dark blue
paper: turquoise; white; red; blue
cardboard: turquoise; white; red; blue
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: "1 1/2 FL. OZS. // VICKS // VAPORUB // REG. TRADE. MARKS // Ointment // VICK // CHEMICAL // INC // AN EXTERNAL TREATMENT // FOR CERTAIN FORMS OF LOCAL // CONGESTION AND IRRITATION"; printed at right angles alongside the main information: "VICK CHEMICAL INC. // ST. THOMAS, ONT."; printed on the other side of the label and at right angles: "Contains .4% Oil of Cedar Leaf // No. 21739 The Proprietary or Patent // Medicine Act."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Copy Type
Original
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Puretest Friar's Balsam Tincture

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.51
Description
Rectangular bottle with rounded shoulders and a narrow neck and a metal screw-on cap contains a liquid bronchitis remedy; a paper label is affixed to the front face.
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Accession Number
1977.8.51
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Cough -- drug therapy
Antitussive Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular bottle with rounded shoulders and a narrow neck and a metal screw-on cap contains a liquid bronchitis remedy; a paper label is affixed to the front face.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Maker
United Drug Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: brown
metal: black
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
Printed on the label: "Puretest // Friar's Balsam // Tincture // Benzoin Compound // 1 Fluid Ounce UF2851 // For Bronchitis, 1/2 // to 1 teaspoonful // on sugar. As an // inhalant in acute // laryngitis, 1 tea- // spoonful to pint of // hot water. As a // wound dressing, // apply undiluted. // The Rexall Store // United Drug Co. // Limited // Toronto, Can. // 1693 - 029"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 9.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Wikipedia
Research Facts
Friar's Balsam is an antiseptic and stimulating expectorant. Action & Uses: Can be used as an antiseptic and protectant to minor cuts and abrasions, chapped skin and lips, cracked nipples, small fissures of skin and anus, bedsores, indolent ulcers, herpes simplex, and gingivitis.
Tincture of benzoin is a pungent solution of benzoin resin in ethanol. A similar preparation called Friar's Balsam or Compound Benzoin Tincture contains, in addition, Cape aloes or Barbados aloes and storax resin. Friar's balsam was invented by Joshua Ward around 1760.
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Bristamin syrup

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.6
Description
A cylindrical brown bottle narrows at the neck and has a plastic screw-on lid; a green and white label is wrapped around the body of the bottle.
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Accession Number
1977.8.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical brown bottle narrows at the neck and has a plastic screw-on lid; a green and white label is wrapped around the body of the bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Bristol Laboratories of Canada Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: green; white
Inscriptions
Printed on the label: "BRISTOL // 25 CC No. 101 // BRISTAMIN // TRADE MARK // SYRUP // Bristamin* Dihydrogen Citrate . . . . . 0.075 Gm. // Fluid Extract of Ipecac, U.S.P. . . . . 0.06 cc. // Ammonium Chloride, U.S.P. . . . . 0.347 Gm. // Sodium Citrate, U.S.P. . . . . .0.322 Gm. // Menthol, U.S.P. . . . . .0.0033 Gm. // with 1% Sodium Benzoate as preservative. // *Bristol Laboratories' Brand of Phenyltoloxamine. // BRISTOL // LABORATORIES OF CANADA LTD. MONTREAL "; on side of label: "PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE // Directions: Adults—One to two // teaspoonfuls every three hours // or as required. Children: One-half // to one teaspoonful every three // hours; or as presicribed by the // physician. // Lot. No. L-1272"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length 7.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Larylgan throat sprayomizer; box

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1977.8.7 a-b
Description
A white cylindrical plastic container with a spray attachment at top; comes in a cardboard box.
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Accession Number
1977.8.7 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Antitussive Agents
Pharyngitis -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A white cylindrical plastic container with a spray attachment at top; comes in a cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - plastic container - Size: Length 9.2 cm x Width 7.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 10.1 cm x Width 8.2 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Dohow Chemical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
plastic: white; black; red
cardboard: black; blue; yellow; white
Inscriptions
On front of plastic container: "LOCALLY BACTERICIDAL AND FUNGICIDAL // PLEASANTLY FLAVORED // LARYLGAN [INSIDE A BOX SHAPE] // THROAT SPRAY
GARGLE // Physician's Sample // TOPICALLY COMPATIBLE WITH // ANTIBIOTICS USED SYSTEMICALLY // DOHOW // CHEMICAL CO. LTD // MONTREAL, CANADA [all from "DOHOW" on enclosed in box shape]"; on back of plastic container: "LARYLGAN // AN AQUEOUS SOLUTION CONTAINING // Anise Oil 0.6% // Pine Oil 0.1% // Cassia Oil 0.1% // Pyrilamine Maleate 0.1% // Antipyrine 0.28% // Menthol 0.1% // Methyl Salicylate 0.05% // Ethyl Alcohol 1.0% // Methyl Rosaniline Chloride 0.002% // in 2% Doho Glycerol // Cont's: 30 grams (1 fl. oz.) // PLEASANTLY FLAVORED // NON-STAINING
NON-NARCOTIC // DOHO // IN CANADA
DOHOW
MONTREAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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