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 them as "an active anticonvulsant with little or no hypnotic effect [indicated for] 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 "4/41" is written in the top center. The Parke Davis identifier is bl-65-2.

Date

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Format

Language

eng

Identifier

pdib-168-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 28, 2022, https://aihp.omeka.net/items/show/551.