Shop display box containing eight 'Codilax'

Made:
1960-1980 in England
maker:
Unknown

Eight canisters of "Codilax" tablets, in original display carton. Carton: Height 60 mm x Width 88 mm x Depth 111 mm, 191g; Tubes: Height 77 mm x Diameter 21 mm, 20g.Plastic tubes contain 16 'Codilax' tablets (paracetamol, codeine phosphate, caffeine, phenolphthanlein). Printed label in red lettering reads, 'Sure Shield/CODILAX/.../CODILAX will give prompt relief in Headaches/ Migraine, Neuralgia, Rheumatic pains, etc./ The laxative content prevents constipation frequently/ associated with codein...' Maker unknown, English, 1960-1980.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A640934
Materials:
codein phosphate, complete, paper, plastic
Measurements:
Carton: 60 mm x 88 mm x 111 mm,
Tubes: 77 mm 21 mm,
type:
tube
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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