Originally Posted by zuben el genub
When it came to medicine - the lousier the taste, the better the medicine was for you.
Cod Liver Oil anyone? If it tasted good, it didn't work.
On the other hand, a popular OTC medicine was Paregoric(sp?). It is camphorated tincture of opium.
I still see all the colors, man . . . far out, groovy.