Ramon's Tabs, Aspirin and Caffeine, 5 Grain

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For relief of pain and distress resulting from simple headaches, fatigued muscles, head colds, and neuralgia
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
ca 1940
Sherman Pharmacy
Brown Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
metal (packaging material)
paper (inside material)
aspirin, 1/4 gr. (drug active ingredient)
caffeine (drug active ingredient)
overall: 5.1 cm x 11.2 cm x 3.9 cm; 2 in x 4 7/16 in x 1 9/16 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm
place made
United States: New York, Le Roy
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Health & Medicine
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Botanical Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
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