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Penicillin Bottle - Optipen Suspension 1964 Object Reg. No: HT 3316

Bottle of Optipen Suspension. Made by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria, 1964
Glass bottle containing cloudy brown liquid. Includes instruction leaflet.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 11.70 cm (Height), 5.50 cm (Width), 5.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: bottles, medicines, penicillin
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Inscriptions: Label: CAUTION S4/Supply on prescription only/KEEP OUT OF THE REACH/OF CHILDREN/OPTIPEN/SUSPENSION/FOR ORAL USE ONLY/100ml./Each 5ml. dose/contains 125mg. of/PHENETHICILLIN as the/BENZATHINE SALT in a/raspberry-flavoured/base./COMMONWEALTH SERUM/LABORATORIES/MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA.
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 08 Oct 1964

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