Antique Bayer Heroin Bottle - By heroin, which was often advertised as a cough suppressant, could only legally be obtained in the US with a prescription. Heroin was banned for medicinal use in the US in
1906 Cannabis Indica Fluidextract Medicine made available by the American Druggist Syndicate in NY. This medicine was made from the flowering tops of cannabis sativa. an indica product made with sativa.
Stickney and Poor's Paregoric was a mixture of opium and alcohol. Doses for infants, children, and adults are given on the bottle, starting at babies 5 days old. Mothers rubbed this on their babies gums for teething. My mom told me about this stuff!