Leaflet describing a tonic "Godfrey's Mixture", containing opium and molasses. Probably used for the sedation of patients at a Victorian psychiatric hospital in the late 1880s.

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Paper leaflet, listing potassium bromide, chloral hydrate, tincture of digitalis, paraldehyde as the main ingrediemts in Godfrey's mixture.


Example of tonics used at Victorian psychiatric hospitals

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