Clinton's Cough Remedy

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For coughs, colds, croup, and all diseases leading to consumption
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Hallock-Denton Company
Physical Description
alcohol 9% (drug active ingredients)
heroin 1/8 gr. (drug active ingredients)
chloroform 3 3/4 m. per oz. (drug active ingredients)
wild cherry (drug active ingredients)
blood root (drug active ingredients)
hyoscyamus (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 7/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 7 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 18.415 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm
Place Made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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