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Was laudanum really used as a pain medication during the civil war?

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Dr. Robert McMurtrie
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In brief: Yes

Laudanum was an opiate used widely in the 19th century by both civilians and military.

In brief: Yes

Laudanum was an opiate used widely in the 19th century by both civilians and military.
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