bottle; controlled drug; cannabis
Clear glass bottle with glass stopper, paper label. Containing 'Royal Hemp' 'ephedra sinica stapf gnetaceae'. Also known in chinese herbalism as 'Ma Huang'. Believed to have been used since the 3 millenium BC in the form of a tea, known as 'yellow tea' or 'whorehouse tea', for the treatment of the symprtoms of asthma and hayfever.
- Materia Medica & Pharmacology
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- controlled drug
- Wellcome Trust
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