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Penicillin Bottle - Effervee, 125mg, 1966 Object Reg. No: HT 3321

Bottle of Effervee, an effervescent dose of Penicillin V for children. Made by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria, 1966.
Plastic cylindrical bottle with plastic lid containing large, disc-shaped pink tablets.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 9.60 cm (Height), 3.00 cm (Width), 3.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: bottles, medicines, penicillin
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, 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./16/EFFERVEE/Penicillin V, effervescent, paediatric/125 mg./PHENOXYMETHYLPENICILLIN POTASSIUM/FOR ORAL USE ONLY./Add one disc to 20-28 ml. (1 1/2 - 2 tablespoonsful) of water and allow/to effervesce before swallowing./CSL/C'wealth Serum Labs., Melb., Aust.
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 24 Mar 1966

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