Opium

Opium Scale

Scale features three opium poppies.

Scales

Opium Scale in Wooden Case

O poppy-buds, that in the golden air
Wave heavy hanging censers of delight,
Give me an anodyne for my despair;
O crimson poppy-blooms, O golden blight,
O careless drunken heavy poppy-flowers,

Opium Tools

"The layout, or kit for opium smoking, consists of a pipe, a spirit lamp, a large needle and a container of opium paste, all set out on a tray.

Morpheus, god of dreams, opium, river of forgetfulness, ancient greek

Image retrieved from greekmyths-greekmythology.com on November 8th, 2013.

OxyContin

Common & Brand Names: Percocet (w/acetaminophen/paracetamol); Percodan (w/aspirin); Oxycontin (time-release); Roxicodone; OxyNorm

Effects Classification: Analgesic

Paregorc1

Paregoric, a camphorated tincture of opium, was a household remedy in the 18th and 19th centuries, when it was widely used to control diarrhea in adults and children, an expectorant and cough medicin

Codeine Cough Sedative (Park, Davis & Co.)

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Parke & Davis Neuralgic Idiopathic

Contains:

  • 2.3 gr. Extract-Hyosoyamus
  • 1-2 gr. Extract-Ignatia
  • 1-2 gr. Extract-Opium
  • 1-6 gr. Belladonna leaves
  • 2- 3 gr. Confun fruit
  • 1 - 5 gr. Stratmonium seed
  • poppy

    Culturally, the poppy is considered one of the most significant plants with a long history.

    Porcelain Opium Den Pillow #1

    Opium pillows such as these were produced in China and exported to overseas Chinese communities around the world. Often they were used in commercial

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