|Object Name||Bottle, Medicine|
|Credit line||Silvia M. Ferretti, D.O Medical Museum|
|Year Range from||1990|
Opium Tincture, U.S.P.
Eli Lilly & Co., Indianapolis, IND, USA
This medication is used to treat diarrhea. It helps to decrease the number and frequency of bowel movements. It works by slowing the movement of the intestines. Opium belongs to a class of drugs known as narcotic pain relievers, but this medication acts mainly to slow the gut.
Medical equipment & supplies
|Collection||Eli Lilly & Co. Bottles|
|Accession number||Pharma. 3|