Ayre's Diarrhoea Cure

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Cholera, dysentery, diarrhea
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1890
E. F. Ayres
overall: 5 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/4 in; 13.335 cm x 4.1275 cm x 1.905 cm
Place Made
United States: Connecticut, New Canaan
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Diarrhea Drugs
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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