Dr. Miles' Aspir-Mint

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For coryza [inflammation of upper respiratory tract], headache, neuralgia, and muscular aches and pains
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1930
maker
Dr. Miles Medical Company
place made
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Physical Description
phenacetin, 1.5 gr. per tablet (drug active ingredients)
aspirin (drug active ingredients)
caffeine (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (overall material)
paper (inside material)
Measurements
overall: 7.1 cm x 2 cm x 2 cm; 2 13/16 in x 13/16 in x 13/16 in
box: 3/4 in x 2 7/8 in x 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 7.3025 cm x 1.905 cm
vial: 2 5/8 in x 5/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1984.0782.122
accession number
1984.0782
catalog number
1984.0782.122
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
subject
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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