Which Other Soft Drinks Besides Coca-Cola Originally Contain Hard Drugs Like Cocaine and Lithium?

7-Up was one soft drink that originally contained hard drugs like cocaine.

Originally named Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda, it was aimed at mothers with young children, hence the Bib-Label, and contained the drug lithium, a strong antidepressant.

It was marketed as a cure for “grouchiness,” “hangovers,” and upset stomachs.

7-Up was one of a number of patent medicine products popular in the late-19th and early-20th centuries.

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