Three Useful Prescriptions

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Title

Three Useful Prescriptions

Description

Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1940s advertising Taka-Diastase. The advertisement states that Taka-Diastase is indicated in "inadequate starch digestion" and that it "liquefies 600 times its own weight of starch in 20 minutes." Three different recipes are listed, one for sedative and digestant, one for nervous indigestion, and one for digestant and peristaltic stimulant. The Parke Davis identifier is bl-48-3.

Date

Rights

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Format

Language

eng

Identifier

pdib-193-taka-diastase

Extent

7 X 3.5 inches

Temporal Coverage

Original Format

Citation

Parke, Davis & Company, “Three Useful Prescriptions,” American Institute of the History of Pharmacy Digital Collection, accessed June 29, 2022, https://aihp.omeka.net/items/show/576.