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- A Manufacturer Battersea, United Kingdom
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Bottle - Theocine Sodio-Acetate, May and Baker Ltd, circa 1940 Reg. No: SH 850608
- Bottle of theocine sodio-acetate, also known as theophylline sodium acetate, made by May and Baker Ltd Planet brand. used in a pharmacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria Australia circa 1940. It was used as a diuretic.
- Drug Theocine Sodio-Acetate is contained in a light-green bottle sealed with a cork. Approximate volume of container; 50mL, bottle contains approximately 10mL of white crystalliine substance.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||10.50 cm (Height), 3.60 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||bottles, hospitals, psychiatric services, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Pharmacy|
|Inscriptions:||oz. 1/17348/THEOCINE SODIO-ACETATE/MAY AND BAKER LTD./Manufacturing Chemists/Battersea London/Planet Brand.|
|Manufacturer:||May & Baker Ltd, Battersea, England, Great Britain, circa 1940|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1940|
|References:||information on label|