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- Main Title Habit-Forming Agents: Their Indiscriminate Sale and Use a Menace to the Public Welfare
- Series Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
- Added Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 393
Author: Kebler, Lyman F. (Lyman Frederic), b. 1863Creator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Chief, Division of Drugs, Bureau of Chemistry.
Author: United States. Department of Agriculture.Contributor Type: Organization
Name: United States. Government Printing Office.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 1910
- Content Description: Report discussing the growth of drug addiction in the United States due chiefly to the consumption of drugs originally intended for medicinal purposes. Soothing syrups, soft drinks, medications for the nose and lungs, and remedies for headaches and epilepsy are the primary sources of habit-forming substances. In addition, medicines purporting to cure tobacco and drug addiction have, in many cases, also been found to contain addictive agents.
- Physical Description: 19 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Library of Congress Subject Headings: Drugs.
- Library of Congress Subject Headings: Habit.
- Keyword: opiates
- Keyword: drug addiction
- Keyword: opiate addiction
- Keyword: cocaine
- Keyword: fraudulent medical practices
Name: USDA Farmers' BulletinsCode: USDAFB
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- OCLC: 5205429
- SuDoc Number: A 1.9:393
- UNT Catalog No.: b3008986
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc85674