Electric Brand Bitters

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
The Great Family Remedy for all diseases of the stomach, liver and kidneys, biliousness, general debility, fever and ague, jaundice, blood disorders, and diseases of the urinary organs, neuralgia, nervousness and mental depression. As an appetizer they are unequalled.
DOSE: For an adult: Take from one to three tablespoonsful, three times a day, before or after meals, according to age and constitution of the patient. Weak and delicate constitutions should commence with one tablespoonful, reduced with sweetened water, and increase as the case demands.
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1908-1914
maker
H.E. Bucklen and Company
Physical Description
alcohol, 18% (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
cork (container material)
Measurements
bottle: 10 in x 3 in x 3 in; 25.4 cm x 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
2004.0050.03
accession number
2004.0050
catalog number
2004.0050.03
subject
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Bitters
Fever & Chill Drugs
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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