Anti-Toxic Serum Vial - Diptheria, circa 1940s Object Reg. No: HT 3376

Antiserum to diptheria. manufactured by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Parkville. For oral use. For treatement of throat and mouth infections.
Box with glass vial
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 5.70 cm (Height), 5.80 cm (Width), 15.70 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: diphtheria, vaccines
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: Text on box: Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Health./ANTI-TOXIC SERUM/FOR ORAL USE ONLY./Not suitable for Hypodermic Administration in the treatment of Diptheria./Volume 100 c.c. 0.5% Chloretone added.
Manufacturer: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1934s

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