phial; controlled drug; morphine

Glass vial with cork stopper containing 10 'Hypoderm' hypodermic tablets consisting of 1/6 grain of morphine sulphate and 1/100 grain of atropine sulphate. Morphine is a powerful analgesic and narcotic but it also has central stimulant actions.Atropine is also a stimulant.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A620560 Pt1
Materials:
stopper, cork, tube, glass
type:
phial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
  • drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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