Godfrey's Cordial

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A narcotic sedative used in the treatment of flatulent colic pain or as directed by a physician
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1938
maker
Loewy Drug Company
Physical Description
opium, 1.6 grams per fluid ounce (drug active ingredients)
alcohol, 5% (drug active ingredients)
potassium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
sassafras oil (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 in; 11.43 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
2004.0050.06
catalog number
2004.0050.06
accession number
2004.0050
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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