Dr. Fenner's Golden Relief

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
Used internally as a warming carminative to the stomach. Used externally for bruises and minor cuts, superficial congestion or sore muscles due to exertion or fatigue.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1920
S. C. Wells and Company
Physical Description
alcohol 68% (drug active ingredients)
ether 22 minims (drug active ingredients)
chloroform 5 minims to each ounce (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.8575 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

1/26/2015 5:16:05 PM
John Coleman
My Grandfather sold this product as part of his traveling sales route
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