phial; controlled drug, morphine

Glass vial (with some contents) with cork stopper to contain 20 tabloid hypodermic tablets consisting of 1/4 grain of morphine sulphate and 1/150 grain of atropine sulphate. Cork stopper is broken. Morphine is a powerful analgesic and narcotic but it also has central actions. Atropine is a also a stimulant.

Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Object Number:
A618058 Pt1
Materials:
stopper, cork, tube, glass
type:
phial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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