150,000,000 Doses of Mapharsen have been administered in the treatment of syphilis since 1940...

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Title

150,000,000 Doses of Mapharsen have been administered in the treatment of syphilis since 1940...

Description

Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1940s advertising Mapharsen, a treatment for syphilis. The advertisement notes that this treatment has maximum therapeutic effect and minimum untoward reaction; it also highlights Mapharsen's clinical record in comparison to other arsenicals. The title notes that 150,000,000 doses have been administered to treat syphilis, since 1940. Written on the blotter is the term "reprint." The Parke-Davis identifier is bl 30-7.

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Format

Language

eng

Identifier

pdib-053-mapharsen

Extent

7 X 3.5 inches

Temporal Coverage

Original Format

Citation

Parke, Davis & Company, “150,000,000 Doses of Mapharsen have been administered in the treatment of syphilis since 1940...,” American Institute of the History of Pharmacy Digital Collection, accessed August 13, 2022, https://aihp.omeka.net/items/show/383.