Pepsin and Soda Mint Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For indigestion and dyspepsia
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
Schieffelin and Company
Physical Description
pepsin (drug active ingredients)
glass (overall material)
metal (lid material)
paper (label material)
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
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Balm of America
Botanical Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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