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Accession Number
997002495
Description
A box containing an ampoule of camphor in oil; box has never been opened.
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Accession Number
997002495
MeSH Heading
Camphor
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A box containing an ampoule of camphor in oil; box has never been opened.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company
Material
paper: cream
ink: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
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camphor ampoule

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Dates
1892
circa 1892
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001086 a-c
Description
Very small rectangular box containing a hand-blown glass vial of sterile camphor in oil.
Accession Number
996001086 a-c
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Camphor
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Very small rectangular box containing a hand-blown glass vial of sterile camphor in oil.
Number Of Parts
3
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1892
circa 1892
Material
paper: cream
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"1 mil (cc) Ampoule No. 4 // Camphor in Oil // Containing Camphor, 0.2 gm (3 grs.) // sterilized solution // Parke, Davis & Company // Walkerville, Ont., Can. // Glaseptic Ampoule"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 5.6 cm. x Width 1.3 cm. x Depth 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Box in poor condition; box is split at seam and generally discoloured; label has come off of vial; paper of label fairly discoloured.
Copy Type
Original
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diazepam ampoule

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Connie Cox Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
003017007
Description
A bronze glass ampoule of 2 cc diazepam; solution is clear.
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Accession Number
003017007
Collection
Connie Cox Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Tranquilizing Agents
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
MM= Drugs -- depressants
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A bronze glass ampoule of 2 cc diazepam; solution is clear.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Ms. Connie Cox, RN, as a teaching aid for instructing nurses at Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Maker
Hoffmann-La Roche Limited
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Based on donor's remarks
Material
glass: brown
ink: white, blue
Inscriptions
Printed on ampoule: "2 CC 10 mg // INVESTIGATIONAL DRUG // diazepam // Vallum Roche // 2 CC = 10 mg // To Be Used By Qualified Investigator Only // Reg. Trade Mark // Hoffmann-La Roche Limited // Montreal, Canada"; "LOT 1 568"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.6 cm x Diam 1.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Internet
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, RN, retired; Internet: Medical dictionary
Research Facts
Diazepam is a tranquilizer used in the treatment of anxiety and tension and as a sedative, a muscle relaxant, and an anticonvulsant; this ampoule marked as an "investigational drug."
Exhibit History
On exhibit at the Pump House Museum, Kingston, Ontario L-2017-4; 24 April 2017 – 28 Aug 2017.
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Dates
1863
1916
1863-1916
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
1976.60.10
Description
A clear plastic bag containing dried herbs, Cypripedium (lady's slipper).
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Accession Number
1976.60.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Herbal
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Description
A clear plastic bag containing dried herbs, Cypripedium (lady's slipper).
Number Of Parts
1
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1863
1916
1863-1916
Material
plastic: clear
plant matter: reddish-brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-3 Row F
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Information sheet accompanying accession sheet
Research Facts
Was used in an exhibit for the International Congress of the History of Medicine in Montreal; used by the North American Indians; note: crude drugs were used in Canada quite extensively until around the 1920s; habitat for Cypripedium: bogs from Nova Scotia to Nebraska, South to Mississippi and Alabama; parts used: rhizome and root; uses: sedative and nerve medicine; for insomnia in domestic American medicine; official preparation: U.S.P 1863-1916.
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Mobenol for coughs

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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, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.17
Description
A rectangular-shaped bottle with a plastic cap has a paper label on the front.
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Accession Number
1977.8.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular-shaped bottle with a plastic cap has a paper label on the front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Frank W. Horner, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: clear
plastic: black
paper: white; blue
Inscriptions
On label: "PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE // MOBENOL // FOR COUGHS // SEDATIVE – EXPECTORANT // NON-NARCOTIC // EACH DESSERTSPOONFUL CONTAINS // Sodium monobenzylsuccinate 3grs. // Ammonium chloride 2 1/2 " // Ammonium carbonate 2 1/2 " // Chloroform 1/4 " // Menthol and Syrup Tolu. q.s. // DOSE: One dessertspoonful in water // Repeat every two hours or as // indicated."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 10.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Powell Cosulate Sedative – Expectorant

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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, Respiratory
Accession Number
1977.8.15 a-b
Description
A glass, cylindrical-shaped bottle with a plastic screw-on cape has a paper label wrapped around it and contains tablets.
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Accession Number
1977.8.15 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
Sedatives, Nonbarbiturate
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A glass, cylindrical-shaped bottle with a plastic screw-on cape has a paper label wrapped around it and contains tablets.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - cap - Size: Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. W. Scott.
Maker
H. Powell Chemical Co. Ltd.
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
glass: clear
plastic: white
paper: white; brown
Inscriptions
On label: "POWELL // No. 56 // COSULATE // Sedative – Expectorant // Dihydrocodeinone bitartrate 1/20 gr. // Potassium guaiacolsulplhonate 2 gr. // Terpin hydrate 2 gr. // dl Amphetamine sulphate 1/30 gr. // Administration – 3 or 4 tablets daily // For control of nocturnal coughing // spasms 2 tablets at bedtime. // Dihydrocodeinone bitartrate is more // prompt in its antitussive effect and // requires much smaller doses than // codeine. It is also non-constipative // and causes less inhibition of ex- // pectoration"; on side of label, perpendicular to other text, with a box drawn around each entry: "CONTENTS CONTROL // 40 65586"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Copy Type
Original
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