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Drug advertising ephemera. Box 80, Pharmax Limited to Promonta Company Ltd.

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Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves. Include's Pharmax Limited's Sustac (for angina), Ralgex (muscular pain, 1949), Pharmazell's T-Vitamin Goetsch (1952), Pharmethicals (London) Ltd.'s Primolut N (oral progestogen) and Durenate (sulphonamde-sensitive infections), Pharmitalia's Levius (aspirin), The Phensic Company, Phensic (headaches - includes a 1956 puzzle card), Phenyo-Caffein Company's Phenyo-Caffein (for neuralgia and headache), Phillips & company (Bombay and Poona) variety of drugs (dysentery, fever, diarrhoea, flatulence, constipation, depression, trusses, dressings, feeders, enemas, medicine chest), Phosferine (Ashton & Parsons) Ltd.'s products (dyspepsia, cough, skin problems,ulcers, haemorrhoids, menstruation disorders, sickness, headache, obesity, constipation, rheumatism, anaemia, brain fag, influenza, nervous exhaustion), Poingdestre & Truman's Old Dr. Jacob Townsend's Sarsaparilla (blood diseases, gout, scurvy, dropsy, indigestion) and Paternoster's Celebrated Gout and Rheumatic Pills, Pond's Extract (inflammation and hemorrhages), Porous Plaster Co.'s Eclectica (rheumatism, colds, headache, cough, neuralgia), Freeman's Chlorodyne (cough, tuberculosis, asthma, diphtheria, croup, malaria, cholera, dysentery, diarrhoea, epilepsy, hysteria,rheumatism, cancer), Dr. John Hooper's Female Pills (menstruation disorders), Stéridrophil Wuhrlin (sterilized wool for surgical purposes), Porter's Mollifex (chapped hands and rough skin), Potter's Asthma Cure, Potter's Asthma Smoking mixture, Potter's Stramonium Cigarettes (for asthma, bronchitis, hay fever), Potter & Clarke's Carter's cough remover, Kasbah Kidney Cure, Dr. Thompson's Malted Slipery Elm Food, Dr. Buchanan's Skin Clear, Hedakene (headaches), Poulenc's Largactil (for anaesthesia, psychiatry, nausea and vomiting, pain) Phenergan (motion sickness, insomnia, Parkinson Disease), Thomas Powell's Powells Balsam of Aniseed (ca. 1868), Priory Laboratories' Morhulin (cod liver oil ointment for burns and wounds), Priv. Schwanen Apotheke's Droserin (whooping cough), Vesculan (slimming aid), Proctor & Gamble's Vicks Vapo Rub, Sinex, VapoSyrup (coughs, colds, blocked noses), Vicks First Defence (colds), Roche's Sedobrol (nervousness), Professor Addison's Golden Recipe for Asthma & Bronchitis, Cough Mixture and Stomach and indigestion, Promonta Company Ltd.'s New-Promonta (tonic for the nervous system).

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1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


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