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HYDROCHLORATE OF COCAINE.

McKesson & Robbins have now ready for free distribution, upon application, a second edition of their pamphlet, giving interesting notes on the uses and properties of this valuable local anæsthetic. It gives a record of important operations on the Eye, Ear and Throat, in Gynæcology and Dental Surgery, all conducted by eminent investigators.

We are now the largest American manufacturers of Cocaine, and our Alkaloid, Muriate, Solutions and Oleate can be confidently relied upon. We are enabled to assure the profession of this from the many accounts we have received of successful operations conducted under the influence of our Solutions and Oleates made respectively from our own manufacture of the Muriate and the Alkaloid. We are also able to supply the Citrate and Salicylate Cocaine in Salt and Solution.

McKESSON & ROBBINS have received the following letters, among many others, in relation to this important anæsthetic:

D. B, ST. JOHN ROOSA, M. D., LL. D., says: “In my hands it has superseded either in these operations. I am entirely satisfied with Cocaine as a local anæsthetic. I have found the preparation made by McKesson & Robbins as good as that from Merck's alkaloid.”-Dec. 4, 1884.

CHAS. STEDMAN BULL, M. D., writes: _“I have used your solution in quite a number of cases, both as preliminary to various operations, and also as a local therapeutic agent, and have been entirely satisfied with it as a local anæsthetic. It certainly does all that is claimed for it.

HERMAN KNAPP, M. D., writes :-"I have tried a sample given me by Messrs. McKesson & Robbins, of New York, as their own make, which acted as well as Merck's."

“439 MONTAGUE ST., BROOKLYN, Dec. 11, 1884. “It gives me great pleasure to say that I have used the preparation of HYDROCHLORATE OF COCAINE, made by McKesson & Robbins, in a great variety of cases of operations on the eye, with the most complete satisfaction to myself. The relief from pain on the part of the patient was perfect, and no statement can be made more enthusiastic than the facts warrant.

ARTHUR MATHEWSON, M. D.,

"Surgeon Brooklyn Eye and Ear Hospital."

“123 E. TWENTY-FIFTH STREET, Dec. 10, 1884. “Messrs. McKESSON & ROBBINS :

" Gents. The specimen of COCAINE, which you left with me a few weeks ago. has given great satisfaction. I have used it in more than a hundred cases of all kinds of painful affections of the eye and ear, and in a great many operations upon the eye, such as cataract-extractions, squint-operations and others, and the preparation has produced complete anaesthesia in all cases. Sincerely yours, DR. MITTENDORF.'

Repeated demands have led us to add an Oleate Cocaine, containing 5% Alkaloid to oar list.

McK. & R. MURIATE COCAINE CRYSTALS.

5 grain, 10 grain, and 1 gramme vials.
McK. & R. MURIATE COCAINE SOLUTION.
Solution o. 2% and 4%, in vials of 1 gramme, }, }, and 1 ounce.
McK. & R. OLEATE COCAINE (5% Alkaloid).

In vials of , and 1 ounce.

McK. & R. COCAINE CASES. No. I contains 2 oz. vials, 4% McK. & R. Solution and 1 Medicine Dropper, eacn $3,50 No. 2 contains 2 š oz. vials, 2% McK. & R. Solution and 1 Medicine Dropper, each 2.50 No. 3 contains 1 oz. each, 4% and 2% Solution and 1 Medicine Dropper, each 3.00 No. 4 contains 1 oz. McK. & R. 4% Solution, one } oz. McK. & R. Oleate, and one Dropper and C. H. Pencil ....

.......each 4.00 No.5 contains the same as No. 4, but the glass stoppers of the vials are tapered and

lengthened so as to reach the bottom of the vials, thus affording a cleanly convenience for applying either solution or oleate.

MCKESSON & ROBBINS,

MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS

NEW YORK.

MT INDEX ON ADVERTISEMENT PAGE 29.

SOLUBLE Pills.

Of all the various shapes which medicine is made to assume in the
efforts to render Palatable and Easy to Administer that which is Nauseous,
the one form which has been found to be the most convenient and popu-
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Advanced Pharmacy has, of late years, bestowed much attention upon
Eliminating the Objectionable Features which pertained to Pills, but it is
only since their manufacture has been undertaken in wholesale quantities
by responsible and capable parties that they have been produced of their
present Excellent Quality.

THE CONDITIONS OF A PERFECT PILL ARE:

1st. Ingredients of the Finest Quality.
2d. All Materials Weighed With Scrupulous Exactness.
3d, The Mass Sufficiently Consistent to Maintain the Globular

Form, and yet Readily Soluble in the Stomach,
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tion, Cover all Offensive Smell or Taste, and Facilitate
Deglutition,

Those which we offer are not new to the Profession, and the con-
tinued favor which has been shown them is sufficient evidence that care
has been bestowed upon their manufacture.

As for the Purity of the Drugs entering into their Composition, and
the presence in Full and Exact Quantity of every article required by the
Formula in each case, we can only give our assurance that no deviation
from correctness in any particular is, or ever has been, permitted in their
manufacture; and they Invite the Most Critical Examination and Test,
either of Analysis or of Therapeutic Effect.

They Possess the Advantage of a Perfect Coating, which is neither
Hard, Bulky, Opaque, nor Insoluble, but Elastic, Thin, Transparent, and
Readily Soluble.

For Further Information About Them We Refer to Our Formula Books and

Price-Lists, which we shall Be Happy to Furnish upon Application.

W. H. SCHIEFFELIN & Co.,

NEW YORK

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CHEMICAL ANALYSIS.

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Moisture,

5 to 6

“The proportion of nitrogenous matter or Nitrogenous matter (Nitrogen 2.25 to 2.35).

14.4 to 15

plastic aliments to carbo-hydrates or respiratory Carbo-hydrates, soluble in water

31 to 55

constituents in mother's milk is 1:4-5, and in Carbo-hydrates, insoluble in water, .

15 to 16

this food the proportion is practically the same, Fat,

namely, 1:5-7. The fat, as a respiratory substance, Trade-Mark. Ash (inclusive of 0.6 Phosphoric Acid). - . 2 to 2.5 " is here reduced to the equival. ut of starch.

"My analysis perfectly agrees with the analysis given on their labels and bears witness to the excellent and rational manner in which this food is compounded." - Dr. E. GEISSLER, Dresden, April 10, 1880.

"I have used Anglo-Swiss Milk Food in my practice, and commend it with confidence to those who may need it for infants or invalids. The introduction of Anglo-Swiss Milk Food into America, is a great blessing to sick children, weary mothers, and almost discouraged physicians, for medicine will not take the place of food."-E. A. JENNINGS, M. D., Provident Dispensary, 62 W. 14th St., N. Y.

Used in New York Infant Asylum."-J. LEWIS SMITH, M. D. “Has yielded most favorable results."-J. C. GUERNSEY, M. D., Philadelphia.

“The Diarrhoea has been persistent for four months in spite of the use of other foods. After using two days the evacuation became normal and the puny child is now plump and healthy."-GEO. M, OCKFORD, M. D., Vincennes, Ind.

“Used in our Sea-Side Nursery. It nourishes and strengthens every child to whom it is given."-JOHN W. KRAMER, M. D., Master of St. John's Guild.

“Our little ones love it. It regulates and strengthens the bowels."-SISTERS OF CHARITY, St. Vincent's Home, Philadelphia. “We find that it agrees with each case."-M. SPENCER, Matron Philadelphia Infants' Home.

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