Goff's Bitters

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Indigestion caused by inactivity of the stomach, constipation, heartburn, coated tongue, loss of appetite, inactive bowels, sour stomach, gas belching, flatulence, bad taste
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1906
S. B. Goff & Sons Company
Physical Description
grain alcohol, 12.5 % (overall active ingredients)
canada snake root (overall active ingredients)
aloes (overall active ingredients)
sugar (overall active ingredients)
oil of peppermint (overall active ingredients)
sodium bicarbonate (overall active ingredients)
bottle: 6 in x 2 in x 1 1/8 in; 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey, Camden
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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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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