Mayr's Tonic

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A pleasant compound containing elements which possess tonic power in a high degree. Stimulating, invigorating. An excellent treatment for constipation. Excites the appetite and invigorates digestion.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1920
maker
Ripans Chemical Company
Physical Description
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
cardboard (container material)
cork (container active ingredients)
alcohol, 10% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 6 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 17.145 cm x 6.35 cm x 4.7625 cm
bottle: 6 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 16.51 cm x 5.3975 cm x 4.1275 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
2005.0100.028
accession number
2005.0100
catalog number
2005.0100.028
subject
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Laxatives
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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