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1890s Morphine Rx

1890s Morphine Rx

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Various hand written antique prescription slips in frames. They're a mix between copies and originals all with dates. All from the 1890s.

Morphia sulphate is Latin for Morphine

Morphine was prescribed for pain, GI issues, and nerves. At one point it was believed to relieve symptoms of opium and alcohol addiction.

Morphine is an opium derivative. Many soldiers became addicted to opioids during to alleviate pain and wounds from war. It escalated to an opioid crisis in the 1890s. 

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