Tommy Børufsen

Tommy Børufsen

Tommy Børufsen
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Skull poison bottle

Skull poison bottle

Quick Death Insecticide And Deodorant Victorian (Image1)

Quick Death Insecticide And Deodorant Victorian (Image1)

Victorian syringe case for cocaine by Science Museum London.  An interesting article on the Addictive History of Medicine is here, mentioning Holmes, of course.

Victorian syringe case for cocaine by Science Museum London. An interesting article on the Addictive History of Medicine is here, mentioning Holmes, of course.

CANNABIS MEDICINE

CANNABIS MEDICINE

morphine, cannabis, heroin, powdered opium in one syrup to soothe children. Removed from the market in 1938

morphine, cannabis, heroin, powdered opium in one syrup to soothe children. Removed from the market in 1938

Crystal meth is notorious for being highly addictive and ravaging countless communities. But few know that the drug can be traced back to Nazi Germany, where it first became popular as a way to keep pilots and soldiers alert in battle during World War II

Crystal meth is notorious for being highly addictive and ravaging countless communities. But few know that the drug can be traced back to Nazi Germany, where it first became popular as a way to keep pilots and soldiers alert in battle during World War II

By the Victorian era, opium use was rife throughout the West. Many patent medicines (no ingredients on the bottles!) ~ including those for teething babies ~ contained opium amongst many other things. The Opium Eater became a popular figure of revilement at the time. Opium generally wasn't "eaten" but consumed as laundanum drops. Laudanum was a tincture of opium in brandy or sherry.

By the Victorian era, opium use was rife throughout the West. Many patent medicines (no ingredients on the bottles!) ~ including those for teething babies ~ contained opium amongst many other things. The Opium Eater became a popular figure of revilement at the time. Opium generally wasn't "eaten" but consumed as laundanum drops. Laudanum was a tincture of opium in brandy or sherry.

Medicina para la diabetes "Warner's Safe Diabetes Cure" (1906-1908).

Medicina para la diabetes "Warner's Safe Diabetes Cure" (1906-1908).

Hmmmmm....

Hmmmmm....

Bayer Heroin

Bayer Heroin