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Drug advertising ephemera. Box 30.

  • Ephemera

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Box file containing 45 items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Includes: Crookes B-Complex tablets (nutritional deficiency), Gefarnil (gastric & duodenal ulcer), Crookes Halibut Oil, Halycitrol (halibut oil, vitamin A, D, C), Pertenal (hypertension), Neo-Ferrum (anaemia), Phenalgetin (rheumatic diseases, lumbago), Enelbin (blood circulation), Magnetine (patented 1866: magnetic appliances for gout, rheumatic diseases, respiratory disorders, neuralgia, epilespy, debility), Magnetic Pills (1876), Magnetic Tonic Pills, Magnetic Antibilious Pills (constipation, diarrhoea, dyspepsia), Ferro Magnetine (1874), Davenport's Specific (Gout, rheumatism, neuralgia, sciatica, tic douloureux), Dr. J. Collis Browne's Chlorodyne (coughs, colds, bronchitis, asthma, diarrhoea, cancer), Dae Health Laboratories Ltd.'s Valderma (skin troubles), Daisy Ltd.'s Famous Daisy Headache Cure, A. Davis Asley's Honey Balsam (coughs, colds, croup), Davur S.A.'s Glorafuron (pyelitis, nephritis, cystitis, 1960), Chromaline (hair restorer), Dandelion & Quinine Bilious, Liver, and Tonic Pills, Day's Southern Drug Company's homoeopathic medicines (1890), Medijel (mouth ulcer), Tropium (anxiety, depression, insomnia, alcoholism : DDSA Pharmaceuticals), the Dee Oil Company's Salvo Petrolia (showcard: petroleum jelly), Oleum Deelinae (ophthalmia, scurvy, ringworm, burns, pimples, haemorrhoids), iodine disinfectant candles (ca. 1890: antiseptic), Ovarialhormon Folliculin Menformon hormonal preparation from "Degewop" Gesellschaft wissenschaftlicher Organpräparate A.-G. (1927: menopause, amenorrhea), Etophylate Syrup (bronchospasm), Grains de Vals (constipation), Antiphlogistine, Dithrocream (psoriasis), Dioderm natural hydrocortisone (eczema, dermatitis), Exterol (ear wax removal), Petrolagar (constipation, hemorrhoids, enlarged prostate conditions), Dermal Laboratories' Dioderm (eczema, dermatitis : 1974), Exterol (ear wax : 1982), Glutarol (warts : 1973?), DeWitt's Kidney & Bladder Pills (diuretic stimulant, rheumatism, sciatica, backache, lumbago, rheumatic pain).

Physical description

1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


  • English

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