CroFab Antivenom Advertising Device - Pen with pull-out dosage guide

Description:

Ballpoint pen of amber and colorless transparent plastic with silver tip and black rubber grip. Yellow and black paper within the barrel reads: "Treat Minimal or Moderate North American Crotalid Snakebite with CroFab Crotalidae Polyvalent Immune Fab (Ovine)." A silver metal strip runs along the barrel, pulling the strip allows the used to unspool a paper strip from within the barrel. The paper strip is printed on both sides, depicts a snake, and contains safety and dosage information for use of CroFab antivenom. The pen is contained in a cellophane wrapper along with a folded and rolled paper insert.

Associated Date: 20082008

Maker: E. Fougera and Company

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, The Antibody Initiative, Antibody Initiative: Antivenom

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Credit Line: Gift of BTG International, Inc.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2019.0172.04Catalog Number: 2019.0172.04Accession Number: 2019.0172

Object Name: advertising devicepenpendosage guidedosage guide

Physical Description: fabric (overall material)plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall, as packaged: 5/8 in x 6 in x 1 in; 1.5875 cm x 15.24 cm x 2.54 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-256f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1969498

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