Dr. Scholl's Foot Balm

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A soothing application for massaging the feet. Aids in relieving sensitive, tired feet, tenderness, burning sensation and muscular soreness caused by exertion and fatigue.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
after 1938
Scholl Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
methyl salicylate (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
oil of eucalyptus (drug active ingredients)
zinc oxide (overall active ingredients)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm
overall: 2 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 6.0325 cm x 6.35 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
United States: New York, New York
Canada: Ontario, Toronto
United Kingdom: England, London
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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