Quinine Pills, 2 Grains

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use as an antiperiodic, tonic, and antipyretic [to lower a fever] [Remington's Practice of Pharmacy, Seventh Edition, 1926]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
pharmaceutical
date made
after 1901
maker
American Can Company
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
quinine (drug material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
2000.0137.063
accession number
2000.0137
catalog number
2000.0137.063
subject
Health & Medicine
Botanical Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard H. Bogard
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