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PHARMACY DEPT STOBHILL GENRAL HOSPITAL GLASGOW BELMONT PTS TINCTURE OF OPIUM B.P. As directed by physician 50ml POISON D.DA Store in Poison Cupboard FOR DEMONSTRATION PURPOSES ONLY (printed on the label) 2 (moulded on the base) MANU Unsigned. Early 20th century This is an empty green glass bottle which once contained tincture of opium which would have been used as a sedative or diaphoretic to relieve the symptoms of flu. It was also used as amedicated enema to check diahorrea.