Veganin tablets

Item details

Object number M-462
Manufacturer William R Warner Co.
Place Sydney
Date 1950s
Category Medicines and therapeutics
Material Analgesic


These are ‘Veganin’ analgesic tablets which were manufactured by a branch of the American-owned William R Warner Company, in Sydney. The example shown dates from about 1940. The packet shows the tablets’ measurement unit in ‘grains’. This unit of measurement has largely been superseded for commercial-scientific purposes in Australia.