Oxidine Tonic Appetizer

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Common malaria, chills, malarial fever, colds, a mild laxative
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1938
W. S. Kirby Company
Physical Description
quinine sulphate (drug active ingredients)
cinchonine sulphate (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
iron chloride (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
box: 7 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 17.78 cm x 6.985 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 6 1/2 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 16.51 cm x 6.6675 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: Texas, Dallas
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Fever & Chill Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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