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glutamic acid tablets

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Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001182 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; bottle is full of round tablets; neck is stuffed with cotton
  1 image  
Accession Number
000001182 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Gastrointestinal Agents -- therapeutic use
Achlorhydria -- drug therapy
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; bottle is full of round tablets; neck is 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
1965
1970
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: amber
metal: red; white
paper: red; cream; blue
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 809 // GLUTAMIC // ACID // Compressed Tablets // 0.5 GRAM // (7 1/2 GRAINS) // Natural dextrorotatory // glutamic acid. // [ l (+) Glutamic Acid] // Stock 25 - 809 - 4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L T 161 C // USUAL DOSE – 8 tablets, three // times daily."; left side: "RY2 // 199 [scratched out] [handwritten] // POSOLOGIE HABITUELLE – 8 // comprimés, trois fois par jour."; bottom: "1 // 100. 5 // 5"; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row B
Length
a - 9.8 cm
Width
a - 4.0 cm
Depth
a - 4.9 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label yellowed and dirty; some paint scratched off cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
Less detail
Dates
1964
1970
circa 1964
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001183 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; rectangular white sticker on front above label; bottle is 1/4 full of ovoid pills
  1 image  
Accession Number
000001183 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; rectangular white sticker on front above label; bottle is 1/4 full of ovoid pills
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
1964
1970
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
metal: red; white
paper: red; cream; blue; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "3.24 // 100 // Pr 100 G.C.P. No. 275 // ERGOTIN // (BONJEAN) // G. C. Pills // 3 GRAINS // (0.2 GM.) // Stock 19 - 275 - 4 // PARKE-DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "LS 127 K // Dose – As directed // by the physician."; left side: "MEDICAMENTA VERA PD & Co."; bottom: "2 // 50 3"' (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row C
Length
a - 8.2 cm
Width
a - 4.3 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 3.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label yellowed; sticker peeling on top edge; cap fits securely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
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dilantin with phenobarbital capsules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3975
Dates
1968
1970
circa 1968
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001184 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; bottle is full of capsules and neck is stuffed with cotton
  1 image  
Accession Number
000001184 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
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; bottle is full of capsules and neck is stuffed with cotton
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1968
1970
circa 1968
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
glass: brown
metal: red; white
paper: red; cream; blue
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "C 100 No. 375 // KAPSEALS® // DILANTIN® // WITH // PHENOBARBITAL // EACH CAPSULE CONTAINS: // Dilantin® (diphenyl- // hydantoin sodium, // P.D. & Co.) // 0.1 Gm. (1 1/2 gr.) // Phenobarbital // 16 mg. (1/4 gr.) // ITN // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 15 - 3754"; right side: "L Y 188 J // DOSE – Adults and children 6 years or // older, 1 capsule three or four times // daily, or as directed by the physician. // DISPENSE IN MOISTURE PROOF // CONTAINER // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; left side: "POSOLOGIE – Adults et enfants de 5 // ans et plus, 1 capsule trois ou quatre // fois par jour ou selon l'ordonnance // du médecin. // A GARDER EN CONTENANT // HYDROFUGE // The white capsule with red band is a // Parke-Davis trademark."; bottom: "60 // 10"; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row B
Length
a - 8.3 cm
Width
a - 4.6 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label yellowed; black marks on front; some paint chipped off cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection, Jack Willson, Part 3
Images
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uritone tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3976
Dates
1965
1970
circa 1965
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001185 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; bottle is full of round tablets and neck is stuffed with cotton
  1 image  
Accession Number
000001185 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary
Urinary Tract Infections -- drug therapy
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; bottle is full of round tablets and neck is 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
1965
1970
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: amber
metal: red; white
paper: red; cream; black
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "100 C.T. No. 423 // URITONE // METHENAMINE TABLETS N.F. // Compressed Tablets // 0.5 GRAM // (7 1/2 GRAINS) // 95 // 77 // Stock 25 - 423 - 4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "L T 203 J // ADULT DOSE – 1 tablet with a glass of // water two or three times a day for not // longer than seven days, or as directed // by the physician."; left side: "For use as a urinary antiseptic. An acid // urine is required to insure activity. // CAUTION – Do not exceed the recom- // mended dosage."; bottom: "75 // 5 // 2 "; (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row B
Length
a - 8.6 cm
Width
a - 4.9 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 3.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed; some paint scratched off cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
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riboflavin tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4061
Dates
1966
1970
circa 1966
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001267 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal threaded cap (b); paper label covers front and left and right sides; orange price sticker on back; bottle is 1/3 full of capsules.
Accession Number
000001267 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
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal threaded cap (b); paper label covers front and left and right sides; orange price sticker on back; bottle is 1/3 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)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1966
1970
circa 1966
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering system; expirey date
Material
glass: brown
paper: red; white; orange; black
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 C.T. No. 819 // RIBOFLAVIN // TABLETS // U.S.P. // VITAMIN B2 // Compressed Tablets // 10 MG. // Stock 25-819-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // Expiration Date: Dec. 1970 // L U 234 L "; right side: "DOSE – 1 tablet daily, or as // directed by the physician. // NOTE: For Therapeutic Use // Only."; left side: right side repeated in French; back: "E7 // KELLY'S // Rexall Drugs // $2.58 T "; bottom: "30 // 6 // 7"; (b) P D"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 1 Row D
Dimension Notes
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Width 3.9 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is yellowed and torn in two places on right side (2-mm tears); otherwise sound
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; also see 000.001.208
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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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Panteric granules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4065
Dates
1974
1978
circa 1974-1978
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
000001272 a-d
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle (b) with threaded metal cap (c) inside a cardboard box (a) along with a plastic spoon in a plastic bag (d); bottle is full of granules and has a paper label on 3 sides.
Accession Number
000001272 a-d
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
Pancreatin -- therapeutic use
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle (b) with threaded metal cap (c) inside a cardboard box (a) along with a plastic spoon in a plastic bag (d); bottle is full of granules and has a paper label on 3 sides.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - box
b - bottle
c - cap
d - spoon
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1974
1978
circa 1974-1978
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: red; white; orange
metal: red; white
cardboard: white; red
plastic: clear; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "YS YSH // 1/4 POUND // PANTERIC® // GRANULES // COATED GRANULES // OF PANCREATIN // Each level one-quarter tea- // spoonful (approximately 12 // grains) is equivalent to not // less than 20 grains of // Pancretin N.F. // DIN 155284 // Exp. Dec. 1976 // (L) EL238 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-78-74"; right side: "Used for relief from gastro- // intestinal digestive disturb- // ances due to insufficient // secretion of pancreatic // digestive enzymes. // DOSE – 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon- // ful with meals. The spoon // supplied with this package is // one-quarter teaspoon size. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; back: "1/4 LIVRE // PANTERIC® // GRANULES // GRANULES GLUTINISÉS // DE PANCRÉATINE // Chaque 1/4 c. à thé (mesure // rase), soit environ 12 grains, // équivalent à au moins 20 grains // de pancréatine N.F. // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-78-74"; left side: right side repeated in French; top: "1/4 POUND // PANTERIC // GRANULES // Stock 21-78-74"; (b) front: "1/4 POUND // PANTERIC® GRANULES // COATED GRANULES OF PANCREATIN // Each level one-quarter teaspoonful (ap- // proximately 12 grains) is equivalent to // not less than 20 grains of Pancreatin N.F. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-78-74 // DIN 155284"; right side: "Exp. Date: Dec. 1978 // (L) EL283 // Used for relief from gastro-intestinal // digestive disturbances due to insuf- // ficient secretion of pancreatic // digestive enzymes. // DOSE – 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoonful with // meals. The spoon supplied with this // package is one-quarter teaspoon size."; left side: identical to box left side; bottom: "1587 // O B 4 // 150"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row B
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 5.9 cm
b - bottle - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
c - cap - Size: Length 1.1 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
d - spoon - Size: Length 8.8 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Box yellowed, dirty; bottle label yellowing; no corrosion on cap; insect larva skin inside plastic bag with spoon; no other evidence of insect infestation
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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thyroid tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4141
Dates
1977
1980
circa 1977
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001334 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; a price sticker is on the cap; bottle is 1/5 full of pills
Accession Number
000001334 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Hypothyroidism -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- thyroid extract -- 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; a price sticker is on the cap; bottle is 1/5 full of pills
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; orange; black
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr 500 No. 777 // THYROID TABLETS // C.S.D // Compressed Tablets // 1 GRAIN // (60 MG.) // DIN 023957 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-777-8"; right side: "(L) HK 195 [stamped] // For the management of // hypothyroidism. // USUAL DAILY DOSE – 1 to 3 grains (60 // to 180 mg.) as directed by // the physician. // Each tablet represents 1 grain (60 // mg.) Thyroid C.S.D. containing // 0.2% Iodine. // DISPENSE IN MOISTURE // PROOF CONTAINER"; left side: "Pour la maîtrise de // l'hypothryoïdie. // POSOLOGIE QUOTIDIENNE HABITUELLE // – 1 à 3 grains (60 à 180 mg.) selon // l'ordonnance du médecin. // N'UTILISER QUE DES // CONTENANTS HYDROFUGES // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; (b) "3829256 // 44 1701 // 1.31 // Tamblyn's Price // 5.60"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row B
Length
a - 9.3 cm
Width
a - 3.4 cm
Depth
a - 5.1 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 3.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle dusty; label peeling at top right corner; otherwise no apparent problems
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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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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