Aseptinol Unguent Compound

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Relieve itching and/or burning of Pruritus Ani and Vulvae; Herpes; Rectal irritations; Burns; Sunburn; Scalds; Rhus Toxicodendron; Minor Skin Irritations; Minor Irritations of the Scalp; Chapped Face and Hands.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Physical Description
resorcin (drug active ingredients)
zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)
calamine (drug active ingredients)
oil cade (drug active ingredients)
lanum (drug active ingredients)
petrolatum (drug active ingredients)
box: 1 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 4.7625 cm x 4.7625 cm
bottle: 1 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 4.1275 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
STD Drugs
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Grodanz, David's Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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