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Optipen Capsules Sample - 250mg, Penicillin, Empty, 1960s Object Reg. No: HT 3308

Summary:
Optipen capsules, sample. Made by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria, c1960s.
Description:
Glass bottle (approx 30mL) with metal lid, empty.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 7.20 cm (Height), 2.50 cm (Width), 4.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: 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 CAPSULES/PHENETHICILLIN CAPSULES B.P./250 mg./Each capsule contains 250 mg. of/phenethicillin as/PHENETHICILLIN POTASSIUM/CSL/CWLTH SERUM LABS.,/MELB.,/AUST.
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1960s

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