The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A mild intestinal antispasmodic and laxative
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
ca 1950
Sherman Pharmacy
Dr. Leonhardt Company
Physical Description
cardboard (box material)
atropine sulphate (drug active ingredients)
extract hyoscyamus (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
oleoresin cayenne pepper (drug active ingredients)
podophyllin (drug active ingredients)
overall: 10 cm x 4.3 cm x 3 cm; 3 15/16 in x 1 11/16 in x 1 3/16 in
box: 4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 10.16 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 3 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 8.89 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.8575 cm
tin: 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; .635 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & 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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