soothing syrup

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medicine in the form of a syrup that has a calming effect

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You won't find Mrs Winslow's Soothing Syrup in mums' medicine cabinets these days
However, one age-old doesn't require you to leave You won't find 's Soothing Syrup in mums' cabinets these days be a hero, said that I was going to stay at uni.
Winslow's Soothing Syrup. Hey, we've been there too!
From above left, clockwise: A Victoria child with her dolls pram; front page of the Birmingham Gazette on April 25,1916; poster of 1890 advertising Mrs Winslow's Soothing Syrup for teething children; Aris's Birmingham Gazette of 1762
Winslow's Soothing Syrup, a morphine-based tonic used to soothe aches and pains, such as teething in children.
Mogadon, largactil, equanil, whatever soothing syrup was appropriate, or merely to hand, down it would go, thus making life considerably easier for everyone, not least those would-be inmates lining up for the next available bed.
Other products from Lifelab include four Kids Honey Works SKUs: Kid's Soothing Syrup + Ivy Leaf Extract, Kids Honey Soothing Throat Spray, Kids Night Time Soothing Syrup and Kids Honey Grape +DXM.
For those with coughs or sore throats, Halls offers a variety of products, including Halls Naturals (made with 100% natural menthol), Halls Plus (a drop with a soothing syrup center), Halls Sugar Free and Halls Warm-Ups (mentholated drops that promise to gently warm and soothe sore throats and cool nasal passages).
During the 1810s, women who had delivered children were addressed in another, decidedly reprehensible, appeal to feminine anxiety in an advertisement for Johnson and Williams's American Soothing Syrup, a preparation designed to assuage teething pains.
There were other concoctions with equally euphemistic names: Mrs Wilkinson's Soothing Syrup, Infants' Quietness, Mother's Helper or (grandest of them all) Atkinson's Royal Infants' Preservative.
with 100% organic dark honey, according to the company--is a line of products manufactured for children, including Honey Soothing Throat Spray, Honey Soothing Syrup and Fast & Effective Cough Relief.
Cannabis extracts were also used in proprietary medicines, including soothing syrups to help babies through teething.