The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Helps curb smoking and appetite
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
ca 1955
Sherman Pharmacy
Research Supplies
Physical Description
glass (container material)
benzocaine (drug active ingredients)
saccharin (drug active ingredients)
extract of licorice (drug active ingredients)
powdered ginger (drug active ingredients)
oils of anise (drug active ingredients)
wintergreen synthetic (drug active ingredients)
peppermint (drug active ingredients)
coriander (drug active ingredients)
cloves (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
container: 6.4 cm x 4 cm x 2.7 cm; 2 1/2 in x 1 9/16 in x 1 1/16 in
overall: 2 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: New York, Albany
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Dietary/ Nutritional Supplements & Reducing Aids
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
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