Bottle of ‘Stresscaps’ multi-vitamin capsules, England, 1960-1975

Made:
1960-1975 in London

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Bottle of "Stresscaps" multi-vitamin capsules, in original carton, by Lederle Laboratories Division, English, 1960-1975

‘Stresscaps’ multi-vitamin capsules were marketed as a treatment for vitamin deficiencies. They contained high doses of B vitamins. These support the nervous system. They were thought to promote emotional stability. Adults took one capsule daily for optimum health benefits. The capsules were made by Lederle Laboratories, the pharmaceutical division of American Cyanamid.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A627864
Materials:
bottle, glass, bottle, metal, carton, paper
type:
vitamin
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
  • bottle
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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