Pepsin and Soda Mint Tablets

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For indigestion and dyspepsia
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1908-1918
maker
Schieffelin and Company
Physical Description
pepsin (drug active ingredients)
glass (overall material)
metal (lid material)
paper (label material)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 4 cm x 1.5 cm; 2 3/4 in x 1 9/16 in x 9/16 in
overall: 2 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.5875 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
MG*293320.1339
catalog number
293320.1339
accession number
293320
subject
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Balm of America
Botanical Medicine
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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