The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For your baby for diarrhea, dysentery, summer complaints, constipation, worms, convulsions, teething, wind colic, vomiting of sour curd, mal-assimilation of food, sour stomach, feverishness and want of sleep
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
associated date
E. C. DeWitt and Company
Physical Description
grain alcohol 5% (drug active ingredients)
wormseed (drug active ingredients)
cascara (drug active ingredients)
rhubarb (drug active ingredients)
pumpkin seed (drug active ingredients)
alex senna (drug active ingredients)
rochelle salts (drug active ingredients)
anise seed (drug active ingredients)
overall: 15.7 cm x 5.5 cm x 3 cm; 6 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 3/16 in
box: 6 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 16.51 cm x 5.3975 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 3/4 in x 2 in x 1 in; 14.605 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
MG*M-10766 [dup9]
catalog number
accession number
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
Diarrhea Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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