Thoxine

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For common sore throat and coughs due to colds and throat irritations. Very valuable to singers and speakers. Quickly relieves thoat irritation due to smoking.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
ca 1930s
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Reese Chemical Company
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
laxative plant drug (drug active ingredients)
calcium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
sulphate (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5 1/4 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 13.335 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 4 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 11.7475 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
ID Number
1985.0460.228
catalog number
1985.0460.228
accession number
1985.0460
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
See more items in
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
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

**Please read before submitting the form**

Have a comment or question about this object to share with the community? Please use the form below. Selected comments will appear on this page and may receive a museum response (but we can't promise). Please note that we generally cannot answer questions about the history, rarity, or value of your personal artifacts.

Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? Please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.