Wintogen, Huxley's Menthol and Wintergreen Cream

Description
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
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1915
maker
Anglo-American Pharmaceutical Company
Physical Description
menthol, 5%; gaultherin, 10%; aromat. (drug material)
cardboard (overall material)
metal (lid material)
Menthol, 5% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
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
2002.0138.027
accession number
2002.0138
catalog number
2002.0138.027
subject
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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