Three bottles of Depo-Provera slow-release contraceptive

Made:
1979-1981 in Crawley and Sussex

3 bottles of Depo-Provera, glass, prepared by Upjohn Ltd., Crawley, Sussex, with disposable plastic syringe by Gillette, British, 1979-1981

3 glass bottles of Depo-Provera and a plastic syringe. Depo-Provera is a slow release contraceptive containing a hormone that is similar to the body's natural progesterone. It is given by injection by a doctor every three months. These examples were prepared by Upjohn Ltd., in Crawley, Sussex, England. The syringe was made by Gillette and is disposable.

Details

Category:
Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Contraception
Object Number:
1981-1436
Materials:
cap, gass, cap, metal, cap, plastic, directions, paper and packet, cardboard
type:
bottle
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel