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Cypripedium Fluid Extract
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Cypripedium Fluid Extract
Parke, Davis & Co., Detroit, MI
No. 283, 42% alcohol by volume

Cypripedium fluid extract was listed as a tonic, stimulant, diaphoretic (excess swearing), and antispasmodic formulation. It was composed of fluid extract cypripedium (2 fl. oz.) and diluted alcohol (16 fl. oz.). Cypripedium extract comes from the cypripedium plant that is common across the northern hemisphere. The average dose of medication is listed as 1cc (1 mL) and the bottle containing the cypripedium extract is a machine molded brown glass botle with a clear glass stopper.
H–0.008 Dia–3 inches
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