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Adrenalin ampoules

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Dates
1971
circa 1971
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001280 a-h
Description
Five cylindrical glass ampoules (c-g) with icicle-shaped melted glass seals in a moulded plastic tray (b) inside a cardboard sleeve (a) with a paper leaflet (h).
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Accession Number
000001280 a-h
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
Drugs -- hormones -- container
Drugs -- stimulant -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Five cylindrical glass ampoules (c-g) with icicle-shaped melted glass seals in a moulded plastic tray (b) inside a cardboard sleeve (a) with a paper leaflet (h).
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - sleeve - Size: Length 8.1 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
b -tray - Size: Length 7.9 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
c - ampoule - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
d - ampoule - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
e - ampoule - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
f - ampoule - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
g - ampoule - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
h -leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 21.3 cm x Width 10.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke-Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1971
circa 1971
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: clear; blue; red
paper: white; red
cardboard: white; red; black
plastic: white
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "10 (2 x 5) 1 CC. No. 192 // AMPOULES // ADRENALIN® IN OIL // STERILE SUSPENSION, EPINEPHRINE // C.S.O. // 1:500 // Each cc. contains: Adrenalin® (epinephrine, P.D. & Co.) 2 mg. // Peanut Oil [76 dots] q.s. // LYX // 2-3 // PARKE-DAVIS Lot BM214 // Stock 3-192-10"; front: "AMPOULES ADRENALIN® IN OIL 1 CC."; bottom: "For use when prolonged vasoconstrictor action of Adrenalin® is desired. // FOR INTRAMUSCULAR USE ONLY // Dose – 0.2 to 1.5 cc. See package insert for more detailed // information. // SHAKE THOROUGHLY BEFORE USE // Transfer of content from ampoule to syringe is facilitated if the ampoule is // warmed somewhat in water. Before opening the ampoule it should be shaken // thoroughly to ensure uniform suspension of the Adrenalin®. // CAUTION: Administer with caution to elderly people, to those with cardiovascular // disease, diabetes or hyperthyroidism, and to individuals having high blood // pressure. // PROTECT FROM LIGHT // [above text repeated in French] // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario"; back: identical to front; (b) "PARKE-DAVIS // B"; (c-g) "1 CC. No. 192 // ADRENALIN® IN OIL // STERILE SUSPENSION, // EPINEPHRINE C.S.O. // 1:500 // SHAKE WELL // FOR I.M. USE ONLY // Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd. // Lot BM214 [labels cover text printed directly on the ampoules; this text appears to be the same as that on the lables except for the lot number]"; (h) "ADRENALIN® IN OIL // 1:500 // PARKE-DAVIS // STERILE SUSPENSION, EPINEPHRINE C.S.D. // DESCRIPTION // [text follows] // ACTION // [text follows] // INDICATIONS // [text follows] // CONTRAINDICATIONS // [text follows] // WARNING // [text follows] // PRECAUTIONS // [text follows] // ADVERSE REACTIONS // [text follows] // ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE // [text follows] // PACKAGE INFORMATION // [text follows] // PARKE-DAVIS // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY, LTD., BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // May, 1970 [French translation is printed alongside English text throughout]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row C
Condition Remarks
Sleeve somewhat dirty, dented; plastic tray dusty; labels on ampoules somewhat discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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adrenalin ampoules

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Dates
1961
circa 1961
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001297 a-o
Description
Twelve cardboard boxes (c-n), sealed, presumably holding ampoules, in a cardboard box (b) inside another cardboard box (a) along with a paper leaflet (o); outer box has a round fluorescent orange sticker and a rectangular white sticker on the bottom.
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Accession Number
000001297 a-o
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
Description
Twelve cardboard boxes (c-n), sealed, presumably holding ampoules, in a cardboard box (b) inside another cardboard box (a) along with a paper leaflet (o); outer box has a round fluorescent orange sticker and a rectangular white sticker on the bottom.
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
a - outer box - Size: Length 6.4 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
b - inner box - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
c - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
d - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
e - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
f - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
g - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
h - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
i - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
j- ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
k - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
l - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
m - ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
n- ampoule box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
o - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 15.8 cm x Width 10.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1961
circa 1961
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cardboard: cream; red; black
paper: white; orange; blue; cream; red
ink: red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "1 Doz. 1 CC. No. 192 // AMPOULES // ADRENALIN® // IN OIL // STERILE EPINEPHRINE // SUSPENSION U.S.P. // 1:500 // 2 MG. PER CC. // SHAKE THOROUGHLY BEFORE USE // Stock 3-192-12 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "A suspension of Adrenalin (Epinephrine, P.D. // & Co.) in peanut oil. // Warm ampoules gently and shake until the // Adrenalin is thoroughly mixed with the oil. // Allow contents to flow into the long section of // ampoule. Break the ampoule by gentle pressure // at the blue line and pour the contents into the // syringe barrel // L [encircled] M 155 K [stamped]"; back: "FOR INTRAMUSCULAR // INJECTION ONLY // For use when prolonged vaso- // constrictor action of Adrenalin // is desired. // DOSE – 0.2 to 1.5 cc. intramus- // cularly. See enclosed circular. // Administer with caution to old // people, to those with cardiovas- // cular disease, diabetes or hyper- // thyroidism, and to those people // having high blood pressure. // Adrenalin – Registered Trade Mark"; left side: "Parke, Davis & Co.'s // brand of ampoules as- // sure the physician that // the sterile solutions, ac- // curately compounded and // uniform in character, are // maintained in a type of // glass that properly pre- // serves their essential // characteristics. // [logo, see sketch on accession sheet]"; top: "1 Doz. No. 192 [printed] // NNY // BBY [handwritten] // AMPOULES // ADRENALIN // IN OIL // 1:500 // Stock 3-192-12 [printed] // 505 [handwritten]"; bottom: "M 155K [handwritten] // No. 192 // [illeg.] OULES // ADRENA [illeg.] // 1:500 // Stock 3-192-12"; (c-n) top: "1 CC. AMPOULE No. 192 // ADRENALIN® IN OIL // STERILE EPINEPHRINE SUSPENSION U.S.P. // 1:500"; front: "Shake each ampoule thoroughly before // pouring contents into syringe."; bottom: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "Each cc. contains 2 mg. of Adrenalin base // suspended in peanut oil. // DOSE – 0.2 to 1.5 cc. See circular."; right side: logo, see sketch on accession sheet; left side: same as right side; (o) "ADRENALIN® IN OIL // 1:500 // STERILE EPINEPHRINE SUSPENSION U.S.P. // [text follows] // ADMINISTRATION // [text follows] // DOSAGE // [text follows] // BIBLIOGRAPHY // [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & [logo, see drawing on accession sheet] COMPANY, LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // EM"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row F
Condition Remarks
All cardboard and paper elements yellowed; box dirty and scuffed; 5-mm tear on box front; two 3-mm tears in creases in leaflet.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
Wikipedia "Parke-Davis"
Research Facts
Prolongs vasocontriction; because its name is so similar to "adrenaline", the alternative name "epinephrine" must be used on all generic versions of the product in the U.S.
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Adrenalin chloride solution

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6838
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
1975.8.36
Description
A cylindrical, brown bottle with a small neck and a metal cap; paper label is affixed to one side of the bottle; part of the label is torn away.
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Accession Number
1975.8.36
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical, brown bottle with a small neck and a metal cap; paper label is affixed to one side of the bottle; part of the label is torn away.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Hugh Gilchrist, executor of Dr. McCosh's estate (Toronto); owned and used by Dr. J.T. McCosh of the University of Toronto.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: brown
paper: yellow; brown
metal: silver
Inscriptions
On paper label, half of which is torn away: "30 cc. S[illeg.] // STERI-VIAL® // ADRENALIN® // CHLORIDE // SOLUTION // EPINEPHRINE HYDROC[illeg.] // SOLUTION C.S.P. [illeg.] // 1:1000 // Each cc contains . . . etc. // PARKE, DA[illeg.] // BROCK[illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 1 Row F
Length
7.4 cm
Diameter
3.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Part of label torn away.
Copy Type
Original
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adrenaline chloride ampoule

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Dates
1967
circa 1967
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
001043038 a-b
Description
A 1cc adrenaline chloride solution ampoule in a box; the ampoule is made out of clear glass and the solution is clear; there is a small label on it; the box is rectangular and white with red writing.
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Accession Number
001043038 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A 1cc adrenaline chloride solution ampoule in a box; the ampoule is made out of clear glass and the solution is clear; there is a small label on it; the box is rectangular and white with red writing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - ampoule - Size: Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
Provenance
Donated to the alumnae by Shirley Stephens Maguire from the KGH School of Nursing Class of 1956.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1967
circa 1967
Date Remarks
Expired in February of 1967.
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: white
paper: white
Inscriptions
"1 CC. No. 88 // ADRENALIN CHLORIDE // SOLUTION // 1:1000 // Epinephrine hydrochloride // Solution C.S.D. // DOSE - See carton. // Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd." printed on the label on the ampoule.
"1 CC. AMPOULE No. 88 // ADRENALINE CHLORIDE SOLUTION // EPINEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE // SOLUTION C.S.D. 1:1000// PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO" printed on the box.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
Condition Remarks
Minor wear on the box.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; "Complete Catalogue: Products of Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.," Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd, Walkerville, Ontario, 1946, p. 130 (see attached photocopy).
Research Facts
"The 1:1000 solution ampoule meets the professional demand for a convenient and adequate single dose when full doses are required, as in anaphylactic shock or cardiac arrest" (from Parke, Davis Catalogue).
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adrenaline chloride solution ampoule

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Dates
1967
circa 1967
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
001043037 a-b
Description
A 1cc adrenaline chloride solution ampoule in a box; the ampoule is made out of clear glass and the solution is clear; there is a small label on it; the box is rectangular and white with red writing.
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Accession Number
001043037 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A 1cc adrenaline chloride solution ampoule in a box; the ampoule is made out of clear glass and the solution is clear; there is a small label on it; the box is rectangular and white with red writing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - ampoule - Size: Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
Provenance
Donated to the alumnae by Shirley Stephens Maguire from the KGH School of Nursing Class of 1956.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1967
circa 1967
Date Remarks
Expired in February of 1967.
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: white
paper: white
Inscriptions
"1 CC. No. 88 // ADRENALIN CHLORIDE // SOLUTION // 1:1000 // Epinephrine hydrochloride // Solution C.S.D. // DOSE - See carton. // Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd." printed on the label on the ampoule.
"1 CC. AMPOULE No. 88 // ADRENALINE CHLORIDE SOLUTION // EPINEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE // SOLUTION C.S.D. 1:1000// PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO" printed on the box.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
Condition Remarks
Minor wear on the box.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; "Complete Catalogue: Products of Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.," Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd, Walkerville, Ontario, 1946, p. 130 (see attached photocopy).
Research Facts
"The 1:1000 solution ampoule meets the professional demand for a convenient and adequate single dose when full doses are required, as in anaphylactic shock or cardiac arrest" (from Parke, Davis Catalogue).
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Adrenalin® vaporizer

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Dates
1966
circa 1966
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001375 a-g
Description
The vaporizer consists of a rubber bulb with a glass reservoir attached at one end (d); the bulb has a metal valve in the side; the reservoir consists of two attaching glass bulbs with a bent glass tube extending from the top one; there is a wooden-topped cork stopping the tube (e) and another one …
Accession Number
000001375 a-g
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Nebulizers and Vaporizers
Administration, Inhalation -- instrumentation
Epinephrine
Product Packaging
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- vaporizer
MM= Drugs -- hormones
Description
The vaporizer consists of a rubber bulb with a glass reservoir attached at one end (d); the bulb has a metal valve in the side; the reservoir consists of two attaching glass bulbs with a bent glass tube extending from the top one; there is a wooden-topped cork stopping the tube (e) and another one (f) in the box; the vaporizer is in a cardboard box (a,b), supported by a sheet of cardboard with a hole cut in it (c); there is also a product information leaflet (g) in the box; there is a paper label on the top and sides of the box and an orange price sticker on the top.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length 14.9 cm x Width 6.6 cm x Depth 6.7 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length 14.3 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 6.2 cm
c - cardboard support - Size: Length 12.2 cm x Width 6.0 cm
d - vaporizer- Size: Length 13.8 cm x Diam. 5.1 cm
e - stopper - Size: Length 1.5 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
f - stopper - Size: Length 1.5 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
g - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 10.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1966
circa 1966
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cardboard: white; yellow
paper: cream; red; black; orange
glass: clear
cork: beige
rubber: grey
wood: black
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "ONE // ADRENALIN® VAPORIZER // [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] // Stock 21-6-1 [printed] L [encircled] U 158 F [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO [printed]"; price sticker reads: "Retail // Price [printed] 4.55 [handwritten] // TOP DISCOUNT // STORES [printed] // D [handwritten] // Your // Cost [printed] 3.88 [handwritten]"; right side: "ONE // ADRENALIN VAPORIZER // [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., L [illeg.] // B [illeg.]"; left side: "ONE // ADRENALIN VAPORIZER // [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; (g) "ADRENALIN® VAPORIZER // EFFICIENT . . . CONVENIENT // [text follows] // DIRECTIONS FOR USING THE ADRENALIN VAPORIZER // [text follows] // REPLACEMENT PARTS // [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] COMPANY, LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // FL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Paper label on box top is torn in many places along the edges, 1/4 is missing from the right side; both box pieces are yellowed; no apparent problems with other parts
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.376
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Adrenalin® vaporizer

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Dates
1963
circa 1963
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001376 a-g
Description
The vaporizer consists of a rubber bulb with a glass reservoir attached at one end (d); the bulb has a metal valve on one side; the reservoir consists of two connected glass bulbs with a bent glass tube extending from the top one; there is a wooden-topped cork stopping the tube (e) and another one …
Accession Number
000001376 a-g
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Nebulizers and Vaporizers
Administration, Inhalation -- instrumentation
Epinephrine
Product Packaging
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- vaporizer
MM= Drugs -- hormones
Description
The vaporizer consists of a rubber bulb with a glass reservoir attached at one end (d); the bulb has a metal valve on one side; the reservoir consists of two connected glass bulbs with a bent glass tube extending from the top one; there is a wooden-topped cork stopping the tube (e) and another one (f) in the box; the vaporizer is in a cardboard box (a,b), supported by a sheet of cardboard with a hole cut in it (c); there is also a product information leaflet (g) in the box; there is a paper label on the top and sides of the box and an orange price sticker on the bottom.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length 14.9 cm x Width 6.6 cm x Depth 6.7 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length 14.3 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 6.2 cm
c - cardboard support - Size: Length 12.2 cm x Width 6.0 cm
d - vaporizer- Size: Length 13.8 cm x Diam. 5.1 cm
e - stopper - Size: Length 1.5 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
f - stopper - Size: Length 1.5 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
g - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 10.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1963
circa 1963
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cardboard: cream; brown; yellow
paper: cream; red; black; orange
glass: clear
cork: beige
rubber: grey
wood: black
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "ONE // ADRENALIN® VAPORIZER // [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] // Stock 21-6-1 [printed] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO [printed] // L [encircled] R 177 F [stamped] "; right side: "ONE // ADRENALIN VAPORIZER // [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; left side: identical to right side; (b) "Retail // Price [printed] 4.50 [stamped] // TOP DISCOUNT // STORES // Your // Cost [printed] 3.83 [stamped]"; (g) "ADRENALIN® VAPORIZER // EFFICIENT . . . CONVENIENT // [text follows] // DIRECTIONS FOR USING THE ADRENALIN VAPORIZER // [text follows] // REPLACEMENT PARTS // [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & [logo, see sketch on accession sheet] COMPANY, LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // FL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Vaporizer unused--no chips or scratches; cardboard support has a fold in it; box shows wear; minor stains and scuffmarks; label slightly bent on right side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.228 and .375
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Adrenalin ® vaporizer box

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Dates
1962
circa 1962
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001228
Description
Cardboard box with a paper label that wraps down the sides and onto the bottom, sealing the top and bottom halves of the box together
Accession Number
000001228
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Nebulizers and Vaporizers
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- vaporizer -- container
Description
Cardboard box with a paper label that wraps down the sides and onto the bottom, sealing the top and bottom halves of the box together
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1962
circa 1962
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering system
Material
cardboard: yellow
paper: yellow; red
Inscriptions
Top: "ONE // ADRENALIN ® VAPORIZER // MEDICAMENTA
VERA
[these words surround logo] P D & Co // Stock 21-6-1 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // L [encircled] P 125 M [stamped]"; front: "4 50 ["50" superscr.] [handwritten]"; right side: "ONE // ADRENALIN VAPORIZER // MEDICAMENTA
[these words surround logo] P D & Co // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; left side: identical to right side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 14.9 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Some spots of stain; cardboard and paper possibly yellowed (difficult to tell original colour); otherwise sound
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001432 a-d
Description
A cylindrical brown glass wide-mouth bottle (b) with a threaded metal cap (c); bottle has a paper label around circumference and is in a cardboard box (a) with a paper leaflet (d).
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Accession Number
000001432 a-d
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Anabolic Steroids -- therapeutic use
Genitalia, Male -- growth & development
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical brown glass wide-mouth bottle (b) with a threaded metal cap (c); bottle has a paper label around circumference and is in a cardboard box (a) with a paper leaflet (d).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
b - bottle - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
c - cap - Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
d - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 27.5 cm x Width 10.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: white; black; red; yellow; cream
metal: silver; black
glass: brown
cardboard: white; brown; yellow
Inscriptions
(b) Front: "Pr 30 No. 888 // ADROYD® // OXYMETHOLONE // TABLETS // N.F. // 5 mg // DIN 023779 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-888-30"; right side: "An anabolic agent. // Usual Dosage–Adults, 5 to 10 mg // daily. See package insert for more detailed information. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; back: front repeated in French; left side: "[right side repeated in French except for last two lines] // Exp. Feb.1982 (L) KB 123 [stamped]"; top: "30 No. 888 // ADROYD® // 5 mg // Stock 25-888-30 [printed]"; (b) front: "Pr 30 DIN 023779 No. 888 // ADROYD® // OXYMETHOLONE // TABLETS N.F. // 5 mg // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-888-30 // (L) KB 123 // Exp. Feb. 1982 [stamped]"; back: "An anabolic agent. // Usual Dosage – Adults, 5 to // 10 mg daily. See package // insert for more detailed // information. // [above five lines repeated in French] // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario [printed]"; bottom: "5 [embossed]";(d) ADROYD® // PARKE-DAVIS // OXYMETHOLONE TABLETS // N.F. // DESCRIPTION // [text follows] // INDICATIONS // [text follows] // CONTRAINDICATIONS // [text follows] // PRECAUTIONS // [text follows] // ADVERSE REACTIONS // [text follows] // DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION // [text follows] // PACKAGE INFORMATION // [text follows] // PARKE-DAVIS // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY, LTD., BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // April 1971 // BD // [French translation occurs alongside English text throughout [printed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Box somewhat dirty; some corrosion around bottle lid
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
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glucose 33 1/3 % ampoule

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
997037257 a-b
Description
An ampoule (a) that is a long, hollow cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and then tapers to a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded point; there is a discoloured white and green label affixed to the front; the box (b) is a long, r…
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Accession Number
997037257 a-b
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Glucose
Insulin Coma -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An ampoule (a) that is a long, hollow cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and then tapers to a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded point; there is a discoloured white and green label affixed to the front; the box (b) is a long, rectangular, waxed cardboard box that opens on both ends via three flap closures.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - ampoule - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
b - box - Size: Length 14.5 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Anglo-French Drug Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Retirement of Dr. H. Godfrey Bird
Material
glass: transparent
paper: yellow; green
cardboard: yellow; green
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "1AMPOULE GLUCOSE 33 1/3% // 20 CC // ANGLO-FRENCH CO. // MONTREAL"; printed label on ampoule: "Ampoule 20 c.c. // GLUCOSE // 33 1/3% // ANGLO-FRENCH // DRUG CO. // MONTREAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row E
Condition Remarks
Box shows some creasing and water damage as well as scuff marks; ampoule label is slightly discoloured but is otherwise in good condition
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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