Ampoules of ‘Vaporole’ ether, London, England, 1910-1940
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A sealed glass or plastic capsule containing one dose of a drug in the form of a sterile solution for injection.
An agent that causes insensitivity to pain. Applied to either the whole body (general anaesthetic) or a particular area or region (local anaesthetic).
A volatile liquid (resulting from the action of sulphuric acid upon alcohol) formerly used as an anaesthetic. Ether was usually inhaled.