canister; controlled drug; dextroamphetamine

Made:
Welwyn Garden City

Metallic cylindrical canister with aluminium screw cap and paper label. 'Spansule' brand capsules contain small pellets of sustained release formulation consisting of the active ingredients dexamphetamine sulphate (under the brand name Dexedrine) and amylobarbitone. Use for mild temporary neuroses.

Details

Category:
Medical Glass-ware
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A640731
Materials:
canister, aluminium and cap, aluminium
type:
dextroamphetamine
taxonomy:
  • drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust