Adamson's Cough Balsam

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Treatment for coughs, colds, sore throat, bronchitis, bleeding and soreness of lungs, whooping cough
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
after 1938
maker
F. W. Kinsman and Company
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
alcohol 1 1/2% (drug active ingredients)
lobelia (drug active ingredients)
bloodroot (drug active ingredients)
rioipacec (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
gum camphor (drug active ingredients)
gum resin myrrh (drug active ingredients)
resin guiac (drug active ingredients)
balsam tolu (drug active ingredients)
tartar emetic (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 5 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 14.2875 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MG.293320.1241
accession number
293320
catalog number
293320.1241
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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