Mrs. Dinsmore's Improved Balsamated Compound

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For coughs, minor throat irritations, simple bronchitis, hoarseness. For affections of throat and air passages due to cold.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1932-1938
maker
L. M. Brock and Company
Physical Description
alcohol 6% (drug active ingredients)
chloroform 1/5 min. (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 6 5/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 16.8275 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 6 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/16 in; 16.51 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.69875 cm
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Lynn
ID Number
MG*M-10766 [dup45]
catalog number
M-10766
accession number
256193
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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