Fritch's Salve

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Fritch's Salve is an external application for the relief of old sores, piles, eczema, catarrh, chapped hands, scalds, burns, etc.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
J.A. Fritch Products
Physical Description
zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
phenol (drug active ingredients)
overall: 2.1 cm x 5.2 cm; 13/16 in x 2 1/16 in
overall: 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.715 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Middletown
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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