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Various Sedatives - Columbus Pharmacal Company
Early 20th Century Cannabis Medicine: The Columbus Pharmacal Company in Ohio made cannabis sedatives. Click to see this and two other cannabis medicine lables. Nervine Elixir was used for the treatment of congestive, convulsive and reflex neuroses, insomnia, neurasthenia, spasmodic affections due to derangements of the nervous system, epilepsy, nervous insanity, dipsomania, hysteria, and uterine congestion.
The Ancient Serpent
catafalques: Bottle of blood purifying mixture, United Kingdom, 1880-1930: Diluted with water, a tablespoon of this mixture of iodised sarsaparilla was recommended to be drunk by adults three times a day after meals. Sarsaparilla is a vine-like plant native to North America and the West Indies and has a long history as a component of medicinal tonics, especially blood purifiers. The mixture promised to clear the skin and purify the blood and claimed to be an “excellent Spring and Autumn ...