Zdeněk Bělohlávek

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Type Junkie, Laudanum is a condensed serif display typeface...

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Article on unsafe medicines in 19th century.

Article on unsafe medicines in 19th century.

Laudanum: (opium in alcohol) And people wonder why I am any vaccine and anti- pharma.smh

Laudanum: (opium in alcohol) And people wonder why I am any vaccine and anti- pharma.smh

Laudanum

Laudanum

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.

Opium...for relief of headache, pain, cramping, excitability and women's discomfort!  Yeah right...

Opium...for relief of headache, pain, cramping, excitability and women's discomfort! Yeah right...

Antique Heroin: Over-the-counter medicine in late 1800's. By 1914 could only be used with a prescription. Heroin banned for medicinal use in 1924. Was often advertised as a cough suppressant

Antique Heroin: Over-the-counter medicine in late 1800's. By 1914 could only be used with a prescription. Heroin banned for medicinal use in 1924. Was often advertised as a cough suppressant

Learning about heroin - Life throws you curves. Being prepared is everything…

Learning about heroin - Life throws you curves. Being prepared is everything…

New Yotk Quinine & Chemical Works, LTD...Cube Morphine: "better for your…

New Yotk Quinine & Chemical Works, LTD...Cube Morphine: "better for your…

hypodermic morphine

hypodermic morphine