Kapseals Dilantin Sodium

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Title

Kapseals Dilantin Sodium

Description

Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1940s advertising Kapseals Dilantin Sodium. These hermetically sealed capsules contain sodium 5,5-diphenyl hydantoinate. The advertisement describes the product as "an active anticonvulsant with relatively feeble hypnotic effect. Indicated in treatment of epilepsy." It notes that the kapseals come in 0.03 gm. and 0.1 gm. versions in bottles of 100, 500, and 1000. There is an illustration of a bottle and capsules. The date January, 1940 is written along the top. The Parke Davis identifier is bl-65-1.

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Format

Language

eng

Identifier

pdib-167-kapseals-dilantin-sodium

Extent

7 X 3.5 inches

Temporal Coverage

Original Format

Citation

Parke, Davis & Company, “Kapseals Dilantin Sodium,” American Institute of the History of Pharmacy Digital Collection, accessed September 27, 2022, https://aihp.omeka.net/items/show/550.