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Ambodryl capsules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4187
Dates
1963
1970
circa 1963
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001380 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, and is 1/4 full of capsules
Accession Number
000001380 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, and is 1/4 full of capsules
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 3.1 cm
b - cap- Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1963
1970
circa 1963
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: green; white; red
glass: brown
metal: red; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Front: "100 No. 389 // KAPSEALS // AMBODRYL // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE // 25 MG. // An antihistaminic agent for // relief of allergic symptoms // Stock 15-389-4 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO [printed] // L [encircled] R 151 D"; right side: "DOSE – 1 or 2 kapseals. // Medical literature available to physi - // cians on request. // Keep Bottle Securely Closed In // a Cool, Dry Place. // DISPENSE IN MOISTURE PROOF // CONTAINER"; left side: "CAUTION – If medication causes // drowsiness, reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alertness. Do not // exceed recommended dose or use for // prolonged time except as directed by // a physician. // Kapseals and Ambodryl – Reg. T.M.'s"; bottom: "3 // 50 3 // L [embossed]"; (b) "P D [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row D
Length
a - 7.7 cm
Width
a - 4.5 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing; dark marks on label right side; some paint scratched off cap, but no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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ambodryl hydrochloride elixir

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3936
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001145 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with bakelite (?) screw-top cap (b); paper label on left side; rectangular white sticker on bottom; bottle full of liquid
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Accession Number
000001145 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with bakelite (?) screw-top cap (b); paper label on left side; rectangular white sticker on bottom; bottle full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.4 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 4.6 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.3 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; red; green
Inscriptions
(b) "PD&Co. [monogramme, letters interlaced] [embossed]";(a) printed on left side: "16 FL. OZ. No. 225 // ELIXIR // AMBODRYL ® // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE ELIXIR // Contains 10 mg. Ambodryl // Hydrochloride in each 4 cc. // An antihistaminic agent for relief of allergic symptoms. // DOSE – Adults, 1 to 2 // teaspoonfuls; Children up to 12 years, 1/2 to // 2 teaspoonfuls; three // or four times daily. // CAUTION – If medica- // tion causes drowsiness, // reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alert- // ness. Do not exceed // recommended dose or // use for prolonged time // except as directed by a physician. // Medical literature available // to physicians on request. // Ambodryl – Registered // Trade Mark // L [encircled] L134 C [stamped] // Stock 9-225-48 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // 414 [handwritten over text above]"; bottom: "5 // O [embossed] // JW [handwritten]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; label slightly yellowed; some random pen marks and a brown stain near centre; cap fits tightly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; see also 000.001.152 (a,b)
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ambodryl hydrochloride elixir

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3946
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001152 a-b
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle 2/3 full of liquid
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Accession Number
000001152 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Anti-Allergic Agents
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle (a) with plastic screw-top cap (b); paper label on front; bottle 2/3 full of liquid
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 18.8 cm x Diam. 7.0 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
glass: brown
plastic: black
paper: white; black; green
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "16 FLUID OUNCES No. 225 // ELIXIR // AMBODRYL® // HYDROCHLORIDE // BROMODIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE ELIXIR // 350 [handwritten] // Contains 10 mg. Ambodryl // Hydrochloride in each 4 cc. (1 teaspoonful). // An antihistaminic agent for relief of allergic symptoms. // DOSE – Children up to 12 years, 1/2 to // 2 teaspoonfuls// or as directed by the physician. // Medical literature available // to physicians on request. // 'Ambodryl' – Reg. Trademark // Stock 9-225-48 // L [encircled] E116Z [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; bottom: "1
4 // 9669A // 4 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label slightly yellowed; light brown stain at top, wrinkled at centre of left and right edges, tear (1.5 cm) on bottom edge; cap fits securely; yellow-brown accretion on bottom of bottle (old adhesive?)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Images
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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001393
Description
A cylindrical clear plastic bottle with a plastic stopper; bottle has a paper label around circumference and is 2/3 full of capsules.
Accession Number
000001393
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical clear plastic bottle with a plastic stopper; bottle has a paper label around circumference and is 2/3 full of capsules.
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
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
plastic: clear; translucent white
paper: white; red
Inscriptions
Front: "12 No. 373 // KAPSEALS® // BENADRYL® // DIPHENHYDRAMINE // HYDROCHLORIDE // CAPSULES U.S.P. // 50 MG. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "L [encircled] T 113 E [stamped] // Professional Sample // DOSE - Adults, 1 capsule three or // four times daily, or as directed // by the physician. // CAUTION – if medication causes // drowsiness, reduce dosage and // avoid activities requiring alertness. // Available in bottles of 100 and 500 [printed]"; top: "K [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Benadryl Kapseals

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4067
Dates
1949
1955
circa 1949
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001274 a-b
Description
A recrangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded metal cap (b); bottle is covered on front and left and right sides wtih a paper label, has a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back and is 2/3 full of capsules
Accession Number
000001274 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A recrangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and threaded metal cap (b); bottle is covered on front and left and right sides wtih a paper label, has a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back and is 2/3 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)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1949
1955
circa 1949
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: brown
paper: red; beige; orange; black
metal: black; silver
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 378 // KAPSEALS // BENADRYL // HYDROCHLORIDE // WITH // EPHEDRINE SULPHATE // REGISTERED TRADEMARK // EACH KAPSEAL CONTAINS: // Benadryl Hydrochloride Diphen- // hydramine Hcl. P.D. & Co. 50 mg. // Ephedrine Sulphate – 10 mg. // DOSE - One Kapseal, repeated // only as directed by the physician. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO // [illeg.] [handwritten over above 9 lines] // C785002 [stamped]"; right side: "DISPENSE IN GLASS"; left side: "The word 'KAPSEALS' designates the her- // metically sealed capsules manufactured by // Parke, Davis & Company."; bottom: "9 // 4107C // 5 [embossed]"; (b) "P D & Co [monogramme, letters interlaced] [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row B
Length
a - 9.5 cm
Width
a - 4.3 cm
Depth
a - 2.9 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowed, dirty; yellowish stain on right side; bottle dirty; some corrosion where paint is scraped off of cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Benadryl* Tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4165
Dates
1987
circa 1987
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
000001358 a-b
Description
A foil and plastic blister-pack tray containing four tablets (b) in a cardboard box (a)
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Accession Number
000001358 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
A foil and plastic blister-pack tray containing four tablets (b) in a cardboard box (a)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Width 5.8 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
b - blister pack - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis Canada Inc.
Dates
1987
circa 1987
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date
Material
cardboard: white; green; yellow; brown
metal: silver; black
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "PARKE-DAVIS // DIN 022756 // Benadryl* 25 mg // DIPHENHYDRAMINE // HCl CAPSULES U.S.P. // Rapid Relief of Itch from // Allergic Reactions // 4 CAPSULES PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE"; back: Dosage: Adults, 1 or 2 capsules 3 or 4 times daily. Children 10 years or over, 1 capsule // 3 or 4 times daily or as directed by a physician. Capsules not recommended for // children under 10. // CAUTION: Do not exceed recommended dose or use for prolonged time except as // directed by a physician. If medication causes drowsiness, reduce dosage and avoid // activities requiring alertness."; bottom: top repeated in French; front: back repeated in French; right side: "Parke-Davis Canada Inc., Scarborough, Ontario [printed] // (L) 412111 EXP DE 87 [stamped]"; left side: "29633 // *Reg. T.M./M. Enr. Parke, Davis & Company // Parke-Davis Canada Inc. auth. user/usager aut."; (b) back: "CAPSULES // Benadryl // 25 mg // Libérez // en // poussant // de l'autre // côte // 265J180 // Benadryl // CAPSULES // Benadryl // CAPSULES // 25 mg // Push // through // from // other // side // DIN 022756 // CAPSULES // Benadryl"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Box somewhat dirty; no apparent problems with blister pack
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #8
Images
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Dr. Kennedy's Permanent Cure for Catarrh

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Dates
1868
circa 1868
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001256
Description
Metal tin sealed with a single sheet of printed paper; the box contains loose dried plant material; the wrapper lists product information.
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Accession Number
996001256
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Metal tin sealed with a single sheet of printed paper; the box contains loose dried plant material; the wrapper lists product information.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
Arthur S. Kennedy
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1868
circa 1868
Date Remarks
Date listed on label
Material
metal: silver
paper: beige
plant material: brown
Inscriptions
Wrapper reads, "DR. KENNEDY'S // PERMANENT CURE FOR CATARRH // PRICE = $2.00 // PER PACKAGE // Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by // ARTHUR S. KENNEDY, in the Clerk's Office of the District // Court of the Northern District of New York"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.1 cm. x Width: 8.8 cm. x Depth: 2.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Metal tin is unopened; paper wrapper is very stained and dark, but is almost complete and is legible; there are two small holes in the wrapper
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Cure for catarrh
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
Images
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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
006034001 a-b
Description
Mackenzie smelling salts bottle; brown glass bottle with a rectangular foot on the very bottom with a rounded shape in the middle (a) with a screw-on plastic lid (b); two paper labels are attached to the bottle; one to the front; the other to the back.
Accession Number
006034001 a-b
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Mackenzie smelling salts bottle; brown glass bottle with a rectangular foot on the very bottom with a rounded shape in the middle (a) with a screw-on plastic lid (b); two paper labels are attached to the bottle; one to the front; the other to the back.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - glass bottle - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
b - screw-on lid - Size: Diam. 1.9 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
Provenance
Owned by Donna Tweddell.
Maker
Dr. Mackenzie's Laboratories
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
glass : brown
plastic : black
paper : black, cream
Inscriptions
On the bottom of the glass bottle "Z 159 // S 10", printed on the paper labels on the front of the bottle "MACKENZIE // for // the relief // of the symptoms // of catarrh. // SMELLING BOTTLE // Cold in the Head // Hay Fever Nervous Headache // and Faintness // HANDBAG SIZE" On the back of the bottle, printed on the paper label " ANTISEPTIC SOOTHING HEALING // Active // CONSTITUENTS // Dr. MACKENZIE'S // LABORATORIES LTD // LONDON // reg. v. 13622 // MADE IN ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 1 Row D
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Book
Reference Comments
Internet: "The Sensation Press," "Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary," 25th ed., 1974, p. 1376
Research Facts
Smelling salts are made from ammonium carbonate; they are used as a stimulant and restorative.
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