Eckman's Alternative

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For catarrhal bronchitis, stubborn coughs and colds, and as a tonic
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
after 1922
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Eckman Laboratory, Inc.
Physical Description
glass (container material)
cardboard (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
calcium chloride u.s.p. (drug active ingredients)
vegetable extracts (drug active ingredients)
aromatic oils (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 6 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 3.81 cm x 4.1275 cm
bottle: 5 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
1985.0460.040
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.040
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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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