Swaim's Panacea

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
An alterative and blood purifier
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
Swaim's Laboratory
Physical Description
alcohol 4.5% (drug active ingredients)
overall: 8 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 11.43 cm
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Blood & Liver Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Related Publication
Wilson, William L.. 19th Century Medicine in Glass
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