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Capsules of Cypridol

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7918
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.18.298
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
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Accession Number
1980.18.298
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container --ampoule
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown; green
organic matter: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CAPSULES OF // CYPRIDOL // (A 1% SOLUTION OF HgI2 IN OIL) // Dose: Two capsules to be taken daily // with meals, but in no case must the // dose exceed five capsules in a single day // except under the physician's instructions. // Vial 8 Rue Vivienne Paris // Huile Specifique Au Biiodure Codex No. 82"; from attached circular: "A 1% solution of bin-iodide of Mercury in an aseptic oil // An improved specific in the treatment of syphilis // Sold only on physicians' prescriptions and is only known to the medical profession."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Capsules of Cypridol

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7919
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.18.299
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.299
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container --ampoule
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown; green
organic matter: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CAPSULES OF // CYPRIDOL // (A 1% SOLUTION OF HgI2 IN OIL) // "HUILE SPECIFIQUE AU BIIODURE CODEX No. 82 // Dose: Two capsules to be taken daily // with meals, but in no case must the // dose exceed five capsules in a single day // except under the physician's instructions. // Vial, 8 Rue Vivienne Paris"; from attached circular: "A 1% solution of HgI2 in oil // Treatment of venereal diseases // Cypridol may be taken by mouth in capsule form or hypodermically // Cypridol capsules do not affect stomach or digestive organs // Cypridol capsules are sold in original bottles of 50 capsules of 20 centigrammes each."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1850
1880
circa 1850-1880
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1980.18.3
Description
Cylindrical clear glass bottle with a narrow neck and a glass stopper with faceted edges; white enamel with gold border and black text curved label affixed to bottle; about one-quarter full of a reddish brown liquid; stopper stuck in neck.
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Accession Number
1980.18.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
MM= Drug Packaging -- container --bottle
Description
Cylindrical clear glass bottle with a narrow neck and a glass stopper with faceted edges; white enamel with gold border and black text curved label affixed to bottle; about one-quarter full of a reddish brown liquid; stopper stuck in neck.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Myron Swartz.
Dates
1850
1880
circa 1850-1880
Material
glass: clear; brown stained
paper: white
ink: black
oil: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "OL. CARUI"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit “The Century: Medical Innovations of the 1800s” at Museum of Health Care, 25 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
Length 18.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Martindale, 27th ed.
Research Facts
Caraway oil is a colourless or pale yellow oil with a characteristic odour and taste obtained by distillation from freshly crushed caraway.
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Burgundy Pitch box

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7922
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1980.18.300
Description
A cardboard cylindrical box containing a dark solid material.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.300
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
Description
A cardboard cylindrical box containing a dark solid material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
The Lyman Brothers & Co., Toronto Chemical Works
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on body of box: "BURGUNDY PITCH // LYMAN BROS. & CO. LIMITED, TORONTO // TORONTO CHEMICAL WORKS"; to the left of a centred set of balances: "LYMAN // BROTHERS & CO."; to the right of the scales: "MANUFACTURING // CHEMISTS"; below the scales and centred: "TORONTO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm x Diam. 7.8 cm
Condition Remarks
The lid is ripped.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Martindale Pharmacopeia, 27th ed.
Research Facts
"The purified resinous exudate from the Norway spruce, Picea abies (= P. excelsa) (Pinaceae)"; "A hard, brittle, reddish or yellowish-brown substance with an aromatic odour and taste"; "Soluble in alcohol and glacial acetic acid"; "Burgundy pitch is a mild counter-irritant and has been used in plasters."
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Chapoteau's Morrhuol Creosote

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7923
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.18.301
Description
A sealed glass bottle with octagonal cross-section, a neck almost the size of the body, a wide lip, and a paper label; corked; full of capsules.
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Accession Number
1980.18.301
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Tuberculosis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A sealed glass bottle with octagonal cross-section, a neck almost the size of the body, a wide lip, and a paper label; corked; full of capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Rigaud and Chapoteaut
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CHAPOTEAUT'S // "Morrhuol Créosoté" // (Morrhuol with Creosote) // IN CAPSULES"; embossed: "Chapoteaut Paris"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Circular attached to 1980.18.302
Research Facts
Active principle of Cod Liver Oil is extracted and it can act by inducing Hyperalimentation; Clinical experiments in the Paris Hospitals show that Creosote combined with Morrhuol gives the happiest results where there is tuberculosis with corresponding defective nutrition; Pure Creosote with Morrhuol will considerably assist assimilation of the Creosote.
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Chapoteau's Morrhuol Creosote

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7924
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.18.302
Description
A sealed glass bottle with octagonal cross-section, a neck almost the size of the body, a wide lip, and a paper label; corked; full of capsules.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.302
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Tuberculosis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A sealed glass bottle with octagonal cross-section, a neck almost the size of the body, a wide lip, and a paper label; corked; full of capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Rigaud and Chapoteaut
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CHAPOTEAUT'S // "Morrhuol Créosoté" // (Morrhuol with Creosote) // IN CAPSULES"; embossed: "Chapoteaut Paris"; attached circular has: "Active principle of Cod Liver Oil is extracted and it can act by inducing Hyperalimentation // Clinical experiments in the Paris Hospitals show that Creosote combined with Morrhuol gives the happiest results where there is tuberculosis with corresponding defective nutrition // Pure Creosote with Morrhuol will considerably assist assimilation of the Creosote."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1920
1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.303
Description
A rectilinear glass bottle with sharp shoulders, narrow neck, pronounced lip, and a paper label; corked; half full of liquid.
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Accession Number
1980.18.303
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Eczema -- drug therapy
Skin Manifestations
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectilinear glass bottle with sharp shoulders, narrow neck, pronounced lip, and a paper label; corked; half full of liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
The Benzoinol Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1920
1900-1920
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: white; brown; red
organic matter: yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "4 OZ. NET // BENZOINOL // (TRADE MARK) // To be used as a // protective, soothing, // and healing spray // in diseases of the // throat, nose and ear // for local application // in the urethra or // other mucous sur- // faces and as an ex- // ternal application for // Eczema // Manufactured only by // THE BENZOINOL // MANUFACTURING CO. // OF NEW YORK // SCHEFFELIN & CO. // Distribution Agents"; overwritten on the above, at an angle: "PLAIN"; embossed on bottle: "Benzoinol".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 13.5 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Staining on bottle's rim; label dirty, slightly worn; contents of bottle beginning to haze
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Hood's Sarsatabs

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7926
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.304
Description
Corked glass bottle in a cardboard box.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.304
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Drug Packaging -- container -- box and packet
Description
Corked glass bottle in a cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
C. I. Hood Co.
Site Made (City)
Lowell
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
cardboard: yellow; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Hood's Sarsatabs"; "Sarsaparilla in Tablet Form"; "Sold under the protected trade name Sarsatabs"; "Price, $1"; "Prepared only by C. I. Hood Co., Mfg. Chemists, Lowell, Mass."; cork stopper labelled: "If made by Hood It's Good"; from circular: "Purifies blood"; "For scrofula, boils, pimples, biliousness, loss of appetite, for kidney and liver diseases, for malaria, female diseases"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 11.0 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is broken and torn
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1920
circa1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1980.18.305
Description
A corked glass vial in a cardboard box.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.305
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- diuretics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A corked glass vial in a cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
E. Fougera & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1920
circa1900-1920
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
cardboard: beige; black
Inscriptions
Box labelled: "These bottles of // LACTO-SANTAL // contain 100 capsules // for dispensing // The price is $18 // per dozen // U.S. Agents // E. FOUGERA & CO. // NEW YORK // Therapeutically equivalent to pure sandalwood oil; does not nauseate patient; is non-irritating to the renal epithelium: tends to increase urinary alkilinity."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 11.0 cm x Diam. 5.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is very worn
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Tincture Cadomene

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7928
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1980.18.306
Description
Glass bottle with cylindrical body, rounded shoulders, medium-wide neck, and a thick lip; corked and with a paper label; 3/4 full of liquid contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.306
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Aphrodisiacs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Glass bottle with cylindrical body, rounded shoulders, medium-wide neck, and a thick lip; corked and with a paper label; 3/4 full of liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown
organic matter: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on the label: "TINCTURE CADOMENE // TRADE (LESSLIE) MARK // CONCENTRATED COMPOUND // Powerful Aphrodisiac, Tonic . . . // CONTROLLED AND DISTRIBUTED BY // THE PRESCRIPTION PRODUCTS CO. WINDSOR, ONT."; "No. 1785, Proprietary and Patent Medicine Act".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 1 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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