Botanic Nerve Bitters

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Cure of kidney, liver, blood, and nerve diseases, and their kindred complaints, such as dropsy, nervous prostration, debility, human decay, loss of energy, mental and physical weakness, overworked brain, defective memory, dimness of sight, pain in side, liver complaint, lame back, cloudy urine, losses and escapes, costiveness, dyspepsia, headache, pimples on face, night sweats, consumptive decline, weakness arising from abuse or overwork, impotence, aversion to society, unfitness to marry, melancholy, restlessness, loss of spirits
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1895-1906
maker
Herb Medicine Company
Physical Description
glass (container material)
cork (container material)
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements
box: 8 7/8 in x 3 in x 2 in; 22.5425 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
bottle: 8 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 21.9075 cm x 7.3025 cm x 4.7625 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
2002.0138.075
accession number
2002.0138
catalog number
2002.0138.075
subject
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
Blood & Liver Drugs
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Bitters
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
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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