phial; controlled drug; opium

Made:
Welwyn Garden City
maker:
Roche Products Limited

Glass vial with cork stopper to contain 10 hypodermic tablets consisting of 1/3 grain of opium concentrate which is equal to 1/6 grain of morphine. Morphine is a powerful analgesic and narcotic but it also has central stimulant actions.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A664857
Materials:
cork, glass
type:
phial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
  • drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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