Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup, which began to be sold in 1849,
contained 65 grams of morphine sulphate per fluid ounce!
As you can see, it was marketed for teething children!
Yes, cocaine. I hear it's a helluva drug.
Wine made with coca leaves.
Bayer Heroin. Yes, that Bayer.
Originally created as a medicinal tonic in 1886, Coca-Cola
contained coca leaf as an ingredient meaning that every bottle
of Coke produced before 1904 contained about 9 milligrams of
cocaine in every bottle.
A mix of opium and alcohol to help infants sleep.
An opium/arsenic treatment for breathing problems.
Cannabis... all right, so it's still mostly illegal as
I write this.