Bromo Soda

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For sick and nervous headache, indigestion and insomnia, sleeplessness, excessive study, dyspepsia, acute migraine, nervous debility, mania, depression following alcoholic and other excessives, mental and physical exhaustion, brain fatigue, sea sickness
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Physical Description
bromide sodium (drug active ingredients)
glass (bottle packaging material)
cork (stopper packaging material)
caffeine (drug active ingredients)
overall: 6 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 16.1925 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
Place Made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Psychiatric Drug
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Nerve & Brain 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
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