Pharmacy stock bottle: Tinct. Stramon. (Tincture Stramonium)

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The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use in epilepsy, hydrophobia [rabies], spasmodic asthma, whooping cough, dysmenorrhoea, retention of urine, hemmorrhoids, fissure and other affections of the anus and rectum, some neuralgic affections, rheumatism, local anodyne for bruises, sprains, and local injury including poisoning by Rhus toxicodendron [poison ivy], pupil dilation [The National Dispensatory, 5th Edition, 1896]
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Physical Description
glass (container material)
Stramonium tincture (product ingredient)
overall: 8 1/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 20.6375 cm x 8.255 cm
overall: 20 cm x 7.75 cm; 7 7/8 in x 3 1/16 in
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Gift of Nathan Singer
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Antibody Initiative: Tetanus
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The Antibody Initiative
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center


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