Stramonium, U.S.P. (Leaves), Powdered Extract, No. 60

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use in relaxing spasms, especially in the bowels [Remington's Practice of Pharmacy, Seventh Edition,1926]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pharmaceutical
date made
ca 1920-1933
maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Physical Description
mydriatic alkaloids, .9-1.1 Gm. (= about 4 gr. Stamonium leaves) (drug active ingredients)
glass (overall material)
metal (lid material)
paper (label material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
ID Number
1997.0189.05
accession number
1997.0189
catalog number
1997.0189.05
subject
Health & Medicine
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Botanical Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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