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bismuth salicylate vial

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001293 a-b
Description
A cylindrical glass vial (b) probably stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal cap moulded around the neck and lip; vial is in a cardboard box (a)
Accession Number
000001293 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A cylindrical glass vial (b) probably stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal cap moulded around the neck and lip; vial is in a cardboard box (a)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
b - vial - Size: Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 3.3 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cardboard: cream; red
glass: clear
paper: cream; red; orange; blue; white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "30 C.C. (1 oz.) // STERI-VIAL // BISMUTH SALICYLATE // IN OIL // WITH CHLORETONE // (BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE) // For intramuscular // Injection // EACH C.C. CONTAINS: // Bismuth Sal- // icylate 0.13 Gm // (2 grs.) // Chloretone // (Chlorbutol) 3% // Phemerol Octyl- // oxyacetate* 1:2000 // Peanut Oil – q.s. // SEE SIDE PANELS // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "This suspension should be shaken before use. // ADULT DOSE – 1 to 1 1/2 c.c. intramuscularly, once weekly. // (0.13 to 0.2 Gm. of Bismuth Salicylate) // DO NOT GIVE INTRAVENOUSLY // "Steri-vial" designates certain sterile multiple // dose packages supplied by Parke, Davis & Co."; back: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // Laboratories // [9 cities listed] // Branches // [22 cities listed]"; left side: "This suspension contains finely powdered Bismuth // Salicylate in peanut oil, with Chloretone (Chlor- // butol) as a local anesthetic and Phemerol Octyl- // oxyacetate as a germicidal agent. // Each cc. contains 0.13 Gm (2 grs.) of Bismuth // Salicylate, equivalent to 75 mg. metallic bismuth. // *Para-tertiary-octyl-phenoxy-ethoxy-ethyl-dimethyl-benzyl // ammonium octyloxyacetate, P. D. & Co."; top: logo, see drawing on accession sheet; bottom: "JW [handwritten]"; (b) front: "30 C.C. // STERI-VIAL // BISMUTH SALICYLATE // IN OIL // WITH CHLORETONE // (Bismuth Subsalicylate) // EACH C.C. CONTAINS: [printed] C773709 [stamped] // Bismuth Salicylate – 0.13 Gm. (2 gr.) // Chloretone (Chlorbutol) – – 3% // Phemerol Oxyloxyacetate* – 1:2000 // Peanut Oil – – – – q.s. // For Intramuscular Injection. // [above 6 lines are written over a logo - see drawing on accession sheet] PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: " "Steri-vial" designates certain sterile // multiple dose packages supplied by Parkee, Davis & Company. // Suspension – Should // be shaken before use. // An oversize container is supplied // to facilitate shaking. // ADULT DOSE – 1 to 1 1/2 c.c. intra- // muscularly, once weekly. // (0.13 to 0.2 Gm. of Bismuth // Salicylate) // Do Not Give Intravenously. // *Para-tertiary-octyl-phenoxy-// ethoxy-ethyl-dimethyl-benzyl // ammonium octyloxyacetate, // P.D. & Co."; bottom: "TCW CO // 1 S 114 // USA [embossed]"; top: "TEAR // OFF [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row D
Condition Remarks
Box yellowing, somewhat dented; label on vial yellowing; there is a sticky accretion around seal on metal cap; appears that contents of vial have leaked out
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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cacodylate of sodium ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4036
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001241 a-c
Description
Three identical cardboard boxes (a-c) (probably part of a larger package), all sealed and presumably containing ampoules.
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Accession Number
000001241 a-c
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Three identical cardboard boxes (a-c) (probably part of a larger package), all sealed and presumably containing ampoules.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
c - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Material
cardboard: white; black
Inscriptions
Top: "1 CC AMPOULE No. 20 // CACODYLATE OF SODIUM // 0.05 G. (3/4 GRAIN)"; front: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO."; bottom: "PRINTED IN U.S.A."; back: "STERILE SOLUTION"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row C
Condition Remarks
Boxes are dirty; (b) has a dark stain on top; otherwise sound
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.202
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cacodylate of sodium ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4280
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001454
Description
A cardboard box, sealed.
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Accession Number
000001454
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
Description
A cardboard box, sealed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
cardboard: white; black
Inscriptions
Top: "1 CC AMPOULE No. 20 // CACODYLATE OF SODIUM // 0.05 GM. (3/4 GRAIN)" front: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO."; bottom: "PRINTED IN U.S.A."; back: "STERILE SOLUTION"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 5.9 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is dirty, dented, stained on back, scuffed at edges
Copy Type
Original
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cacodylate of sodium ampoules

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3994
Dates
1906 (?)
circa 1906 (?)
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001202 a-h
Description
A collection of five ampoule packages in half a broken box (box not catalogued); each package consists of an ampoule: a cylindrical glass container with an icicle-shaped neck, the tip of which has been melted to form a seal; each ampoule contains a clear fluid and has a paper label; they are in car…
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Accession Number
000001202 a-h
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A collection of five ampoule packages in half a broken box (box not catalogued); each package consists of an ampoule: a cylindrical glass container with an icicle-shaped neck, the tip of which has been melted to form a seal; each ampoule contains a clear fluid and has a paper label; they are in cardboard boxes, two of which remain unopened.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
c - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
d - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
e - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
f - ampoule - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
g - ampoule - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
h - ampoule - Size: Length 5.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Dates
1906 (?)
circa 1906 (?)
Date Remarks
Based on possible lot number
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; black
cardboard: white; black
Inscriptions
(a-e) Front: "1 CC AMPOULE No. 20 // CACODYLATE OF SODIUM // 0.05 GM. (3/4 GRAIN)"; bottom: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO."; back: "PRINTED IN U.S.A."; top: "STERILE SOLUTION"; (f-h) "1 CC No. 20 // CACODYLATE OF // SODIUM // 0.05 Gm. (3/4 gr.) // 2708266 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row C
Condition Remarks
Cardboard and paper slightly yellowed; boxes are dirty and dented, especially the opened ones; glass ampoules are smudged and dirty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Capsules of Cypridol

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7918
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.18.298
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
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Accession Number
1980.18.298
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container --ampoule
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown; green
organic matter: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CAPSULES OF // CYPRIDOL // (A 1% SOLUTION OF HgI2 IN OIL) // Dose: Two capsules to be taken daily // with meals, but in no case must the // dose exceed five capsules in a single day // except under the physician's instructions. // Vial 8 Rue Vivienne Paris // Huile Specifique Au Biiodure Codex No. 82"; from attached circular: "A 1% solution of bin-iodide of Mercury in an aseptic oil // An improved specific in the treatment of syphilis // Sold only on physicians' prescriptions and is only known to the medical profession."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Capsules of Cypridol

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7919
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.18.299
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
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Accession Number
1980.18.299
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container --ampoule
Description
A small cylindrical glass bottle with tiny rounded shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body; closed with a sealed cork; paper label; full of dark capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1880
1900
1880-1900
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: yellow; brown; green
organic matter: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CAPSULES OF // CYPRIDOL // (A 1% SOLUTION OF HgI2 IN OIL) // "HUILE SPECIFIQUE AU BIIODURE CODEX No. 82 // Dose: Two capsules to be taken daily // with meals, but in no case must the // dose exceed five capsules in a single day // except under the physician's instructions. // Vial, 8 Rue Vivienne Paris"; from attached circular: "A 1% solution of HgI2 in oil // Treatment of venereal diseases // Cypridol may be taken by mouth in capsule form or hypodermically // Cypridol capsules do not affect stomach or digestive organs // Cypridol capsules are sold in original bottles of 50 capsules of 20 centigrammes each."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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diarsenol ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1856
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
995003078
Description
Glass vial of Diarsenol which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass container which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a yellow powder (Diarsenol); there is also a paper label attached to the outside of the vial, which has written i…
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Accession Number
995003078
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- antibiotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Glass vial of Diarsenol which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass container which has a flat,
sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a
yellow powder (Diarsenol); there is also a paper label attached to the outside of the vial,
which has written information about the contents
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Synthetic Drug Company Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: clear
Diarsenol: yellow
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Paper label on the vial reads, "Diarsenol brand (Arsphenamine) 0.6 Gram // Synthetic Drug Company Limited Toronto - Canada"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Box 3
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Vial was dirty and dusty; the paper label on the outside has a small tear at the back and a
stain at the bottom of the front; the glass is sealed and the Diarsenol is intact
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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Mapharsen oxophenarsine hydrochloride ampoule

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Dates
1954
circa 1954
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1980.15.2
Description
A long, rectangular box containing a glass ampoule of oxophenarsine hydrochloride; accompanied by an instruction sheet.
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Accession Number
1980.15.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container --ampoule
Description
A long, rectangular box containing a glass ampoule of oxophenarsine hydrochloride; accompanied by an instruction sheet.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. M. Scandiffio of Toronto.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Date Remarks
Exp. date on box gives "Dec. 1954"
Material
cardboard: yellow; brown; white
glass
metal
Inscriptions
On box: "OXOPHENARSINE HYDROCHLORIDE // REGISTERED MAPHARSEN TRADEMARK // Lot No. 148842-G 0.04 GRAMME Exp. Date Dec. 1954 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; similar markings on ampoule, including: "Each ampoule contains 0.04 Gm. of 'Mapharsen' with Sodium Carbonate (anhydrous), Sucrose and Ascorbic Acid"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row E
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
For the treatment of syphilis.
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mercurous iodide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4322
Dates
1946
circa 1946
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001496 a-b
Description
A rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a fluorescent orange round sticker on the back, and is full of pills; the neck is stuffed with cotton
Accession Number
000001496 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
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 sides, a fluorescent orange round sticker on the back, and is full of pills; the neck is stuffed with cotton
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1946
circa 1946
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: cream; red; blue; orange
metal: black
glass: brown
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 391 // MERCUROUS // IODIDE // YELLOW // Gelatin-Coated // PILLS // ¼ GRAIN // [above 3 lines superimposed on a logo; see sketch on accession sheet] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONT. [printed] // C770094 [stamped]"; right side: "Mercury proto- // iodide // Dose, 1 or 2 pills."; left side: logo; see sketch on accession sheet; bottom: "6242 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 1 Row A
Condition Remarks
Three shreds of paper adhered to the bottom of the bottle (the remains of a paper wrapper?); label yellowing; no corrosion on cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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mercurous iodide

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4326
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001500
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle stopped with a cork; bottle has a paper label on the front, a rectangular white sticker on the bottom, and is full of tablets; cork has a label on the top.
Accession Number
000001500
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle stopped with a cork; bottle has a paper label on the front, a rectangular white sticker on the bottom, and is full of tablets; cork has a label on the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: white; red; black; blue; beige
cork: beige
glass: brown
Inscriptions
Front: "100 // TABLET // TRITURATES // No. 110 // [illeg.] 45 [illeg. handwritten] // MERCUROUS // IODIDE // YELLOW // (Mercury Protiodide) // 1–2 GRAIN // DOSE, 1 or 2 tablets. // C118207 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO // WALKERVILLE // ONT., CAN."; bottom: "JW // P.D. & CO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 7.3 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Label yellowed, dirty; bottle dusty; strip of paper adhered to the back (remains of an old wrapper?), label on cork scuffed, bits torn off the edge; cork missing pieces around the edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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