Entoral - Oral Bacterial Vaccine Pulvules

Entoral - Oral Bacterial Vaccine Pulvules

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
biological
vaccine, respiratory infections, bacterial
Object Type
Vaccine
date made
ca 1951
expiration date
1951-04-01
maker
Eli Lilly and Company
place made
United States: Indiana, Indianapolis
Measurements
overall: 9.8 cm x 5 cm x 5.4 cm; 3 7/8 in x 1 15/16 in x 2 1/8 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 2 in; 5.3975 cm x 9.8425 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1985.0475.849
accession number
1985.0475
catalog number
1985.0475.849
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
subject
Vaccines
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Influenza
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Comments

In the latter part of the 60's l was put on this medicine to build my immune system to avoid colds and it worked. I took it for about 2 years, and you only took it during the cough and cold season. You took it every day for 7 days, then one pulvule (Lilly's name for capsules) twice a week. I assume there was not enough of a market to use this product today.

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