Gingermints

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For headache, seasickness, heartburn, flatulence, disordered stomach, sore throat
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
ca 1920
maker
Enterprise Pharmacy
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (lid material)
paper (label material)
ginger (drug active ingredient)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 4.2 cm x 1.8 cm; 2 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 11/16 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 6.985 cm x 4.445 cm x 1.905 cm
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
ID Number
1984.0782.067
accession number
1984.0782
catalog number
1984.0782.067
subject
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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