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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

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Dates
1950
1952
circa 1950-1952
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
993004225
Description
Half-full small dark brown glass bottle of adrenalin chloride liquid solution for hypodermic use; cork and lead closure is opened with lead turned back; expiry date is stated as Oct. 1952.
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Accession Number
993004225
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Half-full small dark brown glass bottle of adrenalin chloride liquid solution for hypodermic use; cork and lead closure is opened with lead turned back; expiry date is stated as Oct. 1952.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1952
circa 1950-1952
Date Remarks
expiry date on bottle
Material
metal: silver
glass: dark brown
paper: cream; burgundy
Inscriptions
Printed in burgundy on cream paper label: "30 cc. / s-v No. 11 // STERI-VIAL // ADRENALIN // CHLORIDE // SOLUTION, 1:1000 // EPINEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE // SOLUTION, 1:1000 // sterile Solution for hypodermic use. // LOT NO. B160D // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO // Exp. Date: Oct. 1952"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.3 cm. x Diam. : 3.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
lead top opened
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adrenalin chloride box

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Dates
1945
1963
circa 1945-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
993004226
Description
Yellow with burgundy printing cardboard package for one ounce of topical solution adrenalin chloride by Parke, Davis & Co.; printed expiry date on side is for Jan. 1945; handwritten price is "1.45" without bottle of medicine
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Accession Number
993004226
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
Description
Yellow with burgundy printing cardboard package for one ounce of topical solution adrenalin
chloride by Parke, Davis & Co.; printed expiry date on side is for Jan. 1945; handwritten price
is "1.45" without bottle of medicine
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1945
1963
circa 1945-1963
Date Remarks
expiry date on bottle
Material
paper: yellow; burgundy; white
Inscriptions
"ONE FLUID OUNCE // SOLUTION // *ADRENALIN // CHLORIDE // b) (P.D. & CO.) // 1:1000 // 'ADRENALIN'
// CORK // STOPPERED BOTTLE // FOR TOPICAL // APPLICATION // Each fl. oz. contains // 'ADRENALIN'
(Epinephrine, P.D. // & Co.) 9/20 grain as // the hydrochloride, // dissolved in physio- //
logical salt solution // with 0.5% Chlore- // tone and 0.1% So- // dium Bisulfite as // preservatives.
// PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.0 cm. x Width: 3.6 cm. x Depth: 3.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
# 1: package is bent; shows wear & grime; # 2: no new damage
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Adrenalin chloride solution

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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, 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 inhalant bottle

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Dates
1928
circa 1928
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001502 a-c
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle (b) stopped with a cork, in a cardboard box (a) along with a paper leaflet (c); bottle was once sealed with shrink-wrapped plastic around cork and neck, and is full of liquid; there is a fluorescent orange round sticker on the bottom.
Accession Number
000001502 a-c
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
Hypnotics and Sedatives
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical brown glass bottle (b) stopped with a cork, in a cardboard box (a) along with a paper leaflet (c); bottle was once sealed with shrink-wrapped plastic around cork and neck, and is full of liquid; there is a fluorescent orange round sticker on the bottom.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box
b - bottle
c - leaflet
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1928
circa 1928
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: white; red; black; orange
cork: beige
glass: brown
plastic: brown
cardboard: white; yellow; black
Inscriptions
Front: "ONE FLUID OUNCE // *ADRENALIN // INHALANT // EACH FL. OZ. CONTAINS: //ALCOHOL, 15 PER CENT. // CHLORETONE (Chloro // form derivative), 13½ GRS. // ADRENALIN, 9/20 GR. // (P.D. & Co's brand of // Epinephrine N.N.R.) // Aromatized oil base, q.s. // ASTRINGENT AND // SEDATIVE // DIRECTIONS // Only sufficient inhalant for // a few days use should be // placed in an atomizer de- // signed for oily liquids. // Dilute with Olive Oil or // Cotton Seed Oil to any de- // sired strength. // Do Not Add mineral Oils. // *The word "Adrenalin" // identifies the active principle // of the Suprarenal Glands, // as originally manufactured // by Parke, Davis & Co. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO."; right side: "ORIGINAL // ADRENALIN // P.D. & CO. // TRADE MARK // Reg. U.S. Pat. Off."; back: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // LABRATORIES"; left side: identical to right side; top: "L D // 125"; bottom: "Carton printed // in U.S.A."; (b) front: "1 FLUID OUNCE // *ADRENALIN // INHALANT // EACH FLUID OUNCE CONTAINS: // Adrenalin - 9/20 grain. // Chloretone (Chlorbutanol), 13½ grains. // An aromatized bland oil base, – q.s. // A bland oil solution containing the // blood pressure raising principle of Supra- // renal Gland. // *The word "Adrenalin" identifies the // active principle of the Suprarenal Glands, // manufactured by Parke, Davis & Co. // C667900 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO, CANADA."; right side: "ORIGINAL // ADRENALIN // P.D. & CO. // TRADE MARK"; back: "DIRECTIONS // Only sufficient inhalant // for a few days' use should // be placed in an atomizer // designed for oily liquids. // Dilute with Olive Oil or // Cotton Seed Oil to any // desired strength. // DO NOT ADD MINERAL OILS"; left side: identical to right side; (c) "To the Medical Profession. // Two // Valuable Inhalants // and // The Glaseptic Nebulizer // Adrenalin Inhalant, P. D. & Co. // [text follows] // Chloretone Inhalant, P. D. & Co. // The Glaseptic Nebulizer, P. D. & Co. // Directions for Use // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row D
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 9.4 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - bottle - Size: Length 8.4 cm x Diam. 3.3 cm
c - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Width 10.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty, 1.6-cm tear in top flap; 0.8-cm tear on bottle label; shrinkwrap seal broken; leaflet yellowed
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® 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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