bottle; controlled drug; quinalbarbital

Made:
Basingstoke
maker:
Eli Lilly and Company Limited

Brown glass, rectangle based bottle with cream metal screw cap and paper label. Containing 100 Seconal Sodium brand of quinalbarbitone sodium tablets. Quinal barbitone is a short acting barbiturate and was used in simple insomnia and in anxiety. It was also used as pre-anaesthetic medication of children. Tablets are coated with a vegetable fibre wax-mixture and thus timed to disintergrate in four to seven hours.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A664384
Materials:
glass, metal
type:
quinalbarbital
taxonomy:
  • drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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