666 Cold Preparation

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Aids in relieving distress and discomforts of colds by its fourfold action -- as an analgesic, as an antipyretic, as an expectorant, and as a laxative. For relief of coughs, simple headaches and neuralgia, muscular aches, pains, and reducing fever due to colds.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
after 1938
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Monticello Drug Company
Physical Description
cardboard (box material)
glass (bottle material)
plastic (cap material)
antipyrine (drug active ingredients)
ammonium chloride (drug active ingredients)
magnesium sulphate (drug active ingredients)
citric acid (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 6 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 16.8275 cm x 6.0325 cm x 4.1275 cm
bottle: 6 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
place made
United States: Florida, Jacksonville
ID Number
1985.0460.097
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.097
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Laxatives
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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