Glass bottle containing Kola Compound elixir, England, 1920-1950

A glass bottle containing Kola Compound elixir, made by Parke, Davis and Co., derived from African kola nuts. The active ingedient in kola nuts is caffeine, and its stimulating effect makes it useful in medicines worldwide.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
1920-1950
Inventory number :
A675424