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Drug - Marplan, Roche, circa 1965 Reg. No: SH 850264
- Drug - Marplan, Roche, circa 1965. Made by Roche. Used in a psychiatric hospital pharmacy in Victoria, Australia. Isocarboxazide is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor, used for treating depression and anxiety.
- Drug 'Marplan' (isocarboxazid) is in tablet-form contained in a small, flat, clear plastic box (sealed) inside which is blue and white cardboard packet, labelled Marplan. Originally held 200 but that has been crossed out and 100 substituted.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||3.50 cm (Height), 1.00 cm (Width), 5.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||psychiatric hospitals, pharmaceuticals, hospitals|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Pharmacy|
|Inscriptions:||Tablets MARPLAN/Trade Mark/100 printed on front and back of packet.|
|Manufacturer:||Roche, Circa 1965|
|Place Used:||Victoria, Australia, Circa 1965|
|References:||Martindale. The extra pharmacopoeia. London. Pharmaceutical Press. 1972.|