Payne's Quick Relief

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For rheumatism, neuralgia, pleurisy, headache, toothache, sprains, cramps, cholera morbus, colic pains, diarrhea, dysentery
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Payne Remedy Company
Physical Description
gum camphor (drug active ingredients)
oleo resins (drug active ingredients)
ammoniated water (drug active ingredients)
alcohol 42% (drug active ingredients)
ether .8% (drug active ingredients)
chloroform 1% (drug active ingredients)
overall: 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: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Diarrhea Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Health & Medicine
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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
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