Stanley's Instant Headache Cure

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For headache in all its forms, neuralgiac, rheumatic, la grippe, muscular pains of malaria and disordered stomach, and in all cases where speedy and pleasant relief from pain is desired
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
Sherman Pharmacy
Pierson, Stanley K.
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
acetanilid (drug active ingredients)
caffein (drug active ingredients)
overall: 1.6 cm x 6 cm x 3.5 cm; 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 5/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 6.0325 cm x 1.5875 cm
place made
United States: New York, LeRoy
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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Medicine and Science: 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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