Scott's Emulsion

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
Scott's Emulsion, Active Ingredient Cod Liver Oil, four times easier to digest than plain Cod Liver Oil.
Guarantee: We guarantee that Scott’s Emulsion when assayed biologically contained sufficient Vitamin A and Vitamin D units to meet the daily dosage requirements of the Council of Pharmacy and Chemistry of the American Medical Association and furnishes full minimum daily requirements for these vitamins if taken as recommended below.
Children: Scott's Emulsion should be given to children to help build resistance to rickets and to aid in growth of bone structure and development of teeth.
Adults: In cases where there is a lack of Vitamin A, Scott's Emulsion presents a palatable way in which to help overcome this deficiency, and help build resistance to colds.
As a Year Around Tonic: Scott's Emulsion is an excellent protection against deficiencies in Vitamin A and D which may occur at any season of the year.
Dosage: Adults and Children: 1 tablespoonful two or three times daily after meals.
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
ca 1950s
maker
Eno-Scott & Bowne
Physical Description
cod liver oil (product active ingredients)
cardboard (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
box: 7 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 19.05 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 7 1/2 in x 2 7/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 19.05 cm x 6.19125 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey, Bloomfield
ID Number
2008.0018.243
catalog number
2008.0018.243
accession number
2008.0018
subject
Health & Medicine
American Enterprise
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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