Lipowy Balsam Compound

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For coughs due to colds, hoarseness and huskiness of voice from dampness and exposure and minor bronchial irritations
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
Virginia Chemical Company
Physical Description
alcohol 4% (drug active ingredients)
chloroform, 4 min. per fl. oz. (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 15.24 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 5 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 14.605 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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