Dr Petzold's Genuine German Bitters

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
As a tonic and for weakness, indigestion, dyspepsia, nervousness, sick stomach, general debility, nausea, dysentery, biliousness, asthma, ague and fever, and all other malarious diesases. For sudden attacks of cramps, cholera, colic, diarrhea, and cholora morbus. For loss of appetite.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1884-1906
maker
Petzold Drug Company
Physical Description
glass (container material)
cork (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements
overall: 10 3/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 26.3525 cm x 10.4775 cm x 4.7625 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
MG*M-09916
catalog number
M-09916
accession number
238503
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
Diarrhea Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Bitters
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Norton Benfer
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