Wintogen, Huxley's Menthol and Wintergreen Cream

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For rheumatism, lumbago, sprains, stiffness in the joints, sciatica, neuralgia, cold on the chest, face ache, ear ache, mosquito bites
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1915
Anglo-American Pharmaceutical Company
Physical Description
menthol, 5%; gaultherin, 10%; aromat. (drug material)
cardboard (overall material)
metal (lid material)
Menthol, 5% (drug active ingredients)
box: 1 in x 4 3/8 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 11.1125 cm x 2.54 cm
tube: 1 in x 4 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 2.54 cm x 10.4775 cm x 1.5875 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Health & Medicine
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Botanical Medicine
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Botanical Medicine
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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