Buenger's ME-BA Alkaline Powder

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A balanced formula possessing stomachic, antacid, and laxative properties. For the symptoms arising in the stomach due to an excessive acid condition (hyper-acidity). Prepared for the use of people of all ages.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
ca 1930s
Sherman Pharmacy
Buenger Pharmacal Company
Physical Description
glassine (container material)
metal (container material)
cardboard (container material)
overall: 4 1/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 10.4775 cm x 8.255 cm
place made
United States: Colorado, Denver
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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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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