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Drug advertising ephemera. Box 96B, Wellcome ephemera.

  • Ephemera

About this work


Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Issued by Burroughs Wellcome & Co. and the Wellcome Foundation. Includes: Alcopar (vermifuge : hookworm, roundworm and trichostrongylus infections, anaemia), Alkeran (melphalan : myelomatosis), Anectine, Tubarine (muscle relaxants), Angised (glyceryl trinitrate : ischaemic heart disease), Antepar (threadworms, roundworms, pinworms), Bioresmethrin (insecticide), Bretylate (ventricular dysrhythmia), Calmic (disinfectant), Calpol Suspension and Sugar-Free Calpol (analgesic for infants), Cefizox (ceftizoxime : bactericidal antibiotic), Drapolene cream (nappy rash), Wellcome diagnostic reagent barbitone buffered saline (1967), Wellcome diagnostic reagent anti-human growth hormone serum for radio-immunoassay and the Declaration of Helsinki, 'Wellcome' brand insulins (diabetes).

Physical description

1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


  • English

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