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Genora 1/35 Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
Syntex  Search this
Rugby Laboratories, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
foil (blister pack material)
cardboard (box material)
paper (folder, sheets material)
plastic (compact dispenser material)
plastic (blister pack material)
norethindrone, 1 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.035 mg (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 2.2 cm x 17.3 cm x 24.8 cm; 7/8 in x 6 13/16 in x 9 3/4 in
overall: 1 in x 7 in x 9 7/8 in; 2.54 cm x 17.78 cm x 25.0825 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
box; Contraceptive; Oral Contraceptive
Place made:
United States: New York, Rockville Centre
Date made:
ca 1987
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Abell Johnson
ID Number:
1988.0655.11
Catalog number:
1988.0655.11
Accession number:
1988.0655
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-13c0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062906

Ortho-Novum 10/11 Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
Ortho Pharmaceutical Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
foil, aluminum (package material)
plastic (dispenser material)
paper (insert material)
norethindrone, 0.5 mg (drug (white tablet) active ingredients)
norethindrone, 1 mg (drug (peach tablet) active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.035 mg (drug) active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 1.8 cm x 8.7 cm x 13 cm; 11/16 in x 3 7/16 in x 5 1/8 in
overall: 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 1.905 cm x 9.525 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
Other Terms:
Pharmaceutical; Contraceptive; contraceptive, oral
Place made:
Puerto Rico: Manatí, Manatí
Date made:
ca 1981
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Abell Johnson
ID Number:
1988.0655.03
Catalog number:
1988.0655.03
Accession number:
1988.0655
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-10a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1062895
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Ovral Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
Wyeth Laboratories Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (pouch material)
plastic (blister pack material)
foil (blister pack material)
paper (leaflet material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.2 cm x 5.6 cm x .5 cm; 5 19/32 in x 2 7/32 in x 3/16 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 13.97 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
oral contraceptive
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Pharmaceuticals; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1982
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Robert J. Locurto
ID Number:
1980.0160.12
Accession number:
1980.0160
Catalog number:
1980.0160.12
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9158-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_730965
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Ovral Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
Wyeth Laboratories Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (pouch material)
plastic (blister pack material)
foil (blister pack material)
paper (insert material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.2 cm x 5.6 cm x .5 cm; 5 9/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 3/16 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 13.97 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Pharmaceuticals; Drugs
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1982
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Robert J. Locurto
ID Number:
1980.0160.13
Accession number:
1980.0160
Catalog number:
1980.0160.13
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9159-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_730966
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Demulen Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
G. D. Searle and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ethynodiol diacetate, 1 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 50 mcg (drug active ingredients)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 18.7 cm x 11.2 cm x 1 cm; 7 3/8 in x 4 7/16 in x 3/8 in
overall: 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 11.43 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
pharmaceutical, compact of
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
pharmaceutical, compact of; Pharmaceutical; Contraceptive; Oral Contraceptive; Tablet
Place made:
Puerto Rico: San Juan, San Juan
Date made:
1975
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Abell and Lester D. Johnson, Jr., M.D.
ID Number:
1981.0760.012.B
Catalog number:
1981.0760.012.B
Accession number:
1981.0760
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0d37-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1068232
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Norinyl 1/80 Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
Syntex Inc.  Search this
Syntex  Search this
Physical Description:
norethindrone, 1 mg (drug active ingredients)
mestranol, 0.08 mg (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 11.8 cm x 9.3 cm x 2 cm; 4 5/8 in x 3 11/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 7/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 13.6525 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
oral contraceptive
Other Terms:
contraceptive, oral; Contraceptives; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
Puerto Rico: Humacao, Humacao
Date made:
ca 1978
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Abell and Lester D. Johnson, Jr., M.D.
ID Number:
1981.0760.039
Catalog number:
1981.0760.039
Accession number:
1981.0760
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9dbf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_730788

Desogen Oral Contraceptives

Maker:
Organon Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
desogestrel, 0.15 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.03 mg (drug active ingredients)
foil (packet material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 cm x 5.5 cm x 1 cm; 5 1/8 in x 2 3/16 in x 3/8 in
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in x 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 13.0175 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, West Orange
Date made:
1993
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Johnson
ID Number:
2004.0118.01
Catalog number:
2004.0118.01
Accession number:
2004.0118
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6b25-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1273020
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Tri-Levlen 28 Oral Contraceptives

Maker:
Berlex Laboratories, Inc.  Search this
Wyeth Laboratories Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
levonorgestrel, 0.050 mg; ethinyl estradiol, 0.030 mg (drug (brown tablets) active ingredients)
levonorgestrel, 0.075 mg; ethinyl estradiol, 0.040 mg (drug (white tablets) active ingredients)
levonorgestrel, 0.125 mg; ethinyl estradiol, 0.030 mg (drug (light-yellow tablets) active ingredients)
paper (booklet material)
cardboard (box material)
Measurements:
overall: 13.9 cm x 10.6 cm x 2 cm; 5 15/32 in x 4 3/16 in x 25/32 in
overall: 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 10.795 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Wayne
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1996
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Johnson
ID Number:
2004.0118.11
Accession number:
2004.0118
Catalog number:
2004.0118.11
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6c0a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1273032
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Desogen 28 day Oral Contraceptives

Maker:
Organon Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
desogestrel, 0.15 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.03 mg (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 13 cm x 6.4 cm x .9 cm; 5 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in; .9525 cm x 6.35 cm x 13.0175 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, West Orange
Ireland: Fingal, Swords
Date made:
ca 2002
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
2004.3030.21
Nonaccession number:
2004.3030
Catalog number:
2004.3030.21
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1790-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1379194
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Cyclessa 28 Day Oral Contraceptives

Maker:
Organon Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
desogestrol, 0.100 mg; ethinyl estradiol, 0.025 mg (drug active ingredients)
desogestrol, 0.125 mg; ethinyl estradiol, 0.025 mg (drug active ingredients)
desogestrol, 0.150 mg; ethinyl estradiol, 0.025 mg (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 12.6 cm x 6.4 cm x .9 cm; 4 15/16 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in; .9525 cm x 5.715 cm x 13.0175 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, West Orange
Ireland: Fingal, Swords
The Netherlands
Date made:
ca 2003
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
2004.3030.20
Nonaccession number:
2004.3030
Catalog number:
2004.3030.20
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-0757-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1379212
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Mala-N Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
Indian Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
norethisterone acetate B.P., 1 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethinylestradiol B.P., 30 mcg (drug active ingredients)
paper (envelope material)
paper (insert material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.9 cm x 11.1 cm x .3 cm; 2 5/16 in x 4 3/8 in x 1/8 in
overall: 2 3/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 1/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 11.1125 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive package, oral
oral contraceptive
Place made:
India: State of Haryāna, Dundahera
Date made:
before 1989-04
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Linda S. Potter
ID Number:
1997.0360.12
Accession number:
1997.0360
Catalog number:
1997.0360.12
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-00cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_688327
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Wagner Pill Dispenser Patent Model

Maker:
Wagner, David P.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .7 cm x 8.3 cm; 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in
overall: 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in; x .635 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
oral contraceptive
medication dispenser
pill dispenser prototype for oral contraceptives
Date made:
1962
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of David P. Wagner
ID Number:
1995.0057.01
Catalog number:
1995.0057.01
Accession number:
1995.0057
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3372-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_332970
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Ovulen-28 Oral Contraceptive

Maker:
G. D. Searle and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (instructions leaflet material)
plastic (tablet dispenser case material)
mestranol, 0.1 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethynodiol diacetate, 1 mg (drug active ingredients)
foil, aluminum (blister pack material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.8 cm x 6.4 cm x 1 cm; 3 7/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 2 1/2 in; .9525 cm x 9.8425 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
medication dispenser
oral contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
medicine dispenser
Place made:
Puerto Rico: San Juan, San Juan
Date made:
ca 1977
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
David P. Wagner
ID Number:
1995.0057.06
Catalog number:
1995.0057.06
Accession number:
1995.0057
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-336c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_332975
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