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Drug advertising ephemera. Box 31.

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Box file containing 35 items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes: DeWitt's Pills (diuretic stimulant, rheumatism, sciatica, backache, lumbago, rheumatic pain, stone), Dinneford's Pure Fluid Magnesia (laxative, antacid, aperient, diarrhoea, biliousness, dyspepsia, napkin rash), DQV-K (penicillin in syrup), Distaquaine (penicillin), Distaval Forte (1958, sedation, insomnia. Includes thalidomide), Distivit (vitamin B12 peptide complex: pernicious anaemia), Solupen (penicillin G), Tensival (premenstrual tension), Doan's Backache Kidney Pills (1902. Do NOT contain calomel, mercury, arsenic, strychnine, bromides, opium, morphine), Doncaster Pharmaceuticals. Ltd.'s generic medicines offer (1981), Dr. P.O. Baldo's Celebrated Blood & Liver Pills (biliousness, haemorrhoids, indigestion, dysentery, coughs, colds), Dr. Dennis' System Renovator and Blood Purifying Syrup (dyspepsia, syphilis, malaria, rheumatism, sexually transmitted (mercurial) diseases, menstrual problems), Dr. Fenner's Capitol Bitters (flatulence, indigestion, malaria, fever, constipation, diarrhoea), Dr. Fenner's Golden Relief (pain relief), Dr. Grosvenor's Liveraid (constipation, biliousness, dyspepsia, liver complaint, malaria, rheumatism), Dr. Hand's Remedies for Children (teething problems, worms, diarrhoea, colic, cough, croup), Henry Andrews' Sarsaparilla, Dr. Jayne's Tonic Vermifuge, Dr, Jayne's Expectorant (coughs, asthma, sore throat, bronchitis, pleurisy, croup, whooping cough), Dr. Jayne's Sanative Pills (constipation, dyspepsia).

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1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


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