Item Details

Cheracol Bottle

The Upjohn Company
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass (Material); Paper (Fiber Product); Cork (Bark)
Summary
Amber glass bottle with cork stopper and paper label. Bottle held 4 ounces of Cheracol with Codeine, Alcohol 3%; used as a cough suppressant. Label notes "Exempt Narcotic, Record Required." Manufactured by The Upjohn Company, Maker of Fine Pharmaceuticals, of Kalamazoo, Mich.
Date Created
1900 - 1949
Description
14.2 x 6 x 3.5 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by Joanne Kitain
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01239
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