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Emetine Hydrochloride
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Emetine Hydrochloride
Distributed by Sharpe & Dohme, Philadelphia, PA
20 tablets, No. 29, 32 mg

Emetine was used to treat amoebozoa infections through hypodermic injection of a formulated emetine solution. The emetine solution was produced by dropping one emetine hydrochloride tablet into a glass of warm water. The 20 emetine hydrochloride tablets are stacked in a yellow class cylinder with a cotton stopper utilized to keep the tablets from spilling.
H–4.5 Dia–0.25 inches
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