Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

#1 Self-Medication with Chlorodyne In 1848, while serving with the Indian Army, Dr J Collis Browne formulated a compound for the treatment of cholera. The principal ingredients were chloroform, morphine, cannabis and laudanum.  He called it Chlorodyne. (A.Thomas, The Oldie Dec. 2017). This concoction, which had nothing to do with chloride, was commercialised in England […]