Acker's Dyspepsia Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Invaluable for all complaints arising from indigestion, flatulence, heartburn, headache, rising of the food, colic distresses after eating, and many other disagreeable and painful symptoms arising from dyspepsia.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1895
W. H. Hooker and Company
box: 1 1/2 in x 3 3/8 in x 3/4 in; 3.81 cm x 8.5725 cm x 1.905 cm
tube, each: 3 1/4 in x 5/8 in; 8.255 cm x 1.5875 cm
Place Made
United Kingdom: England, London
United States: New York, Buffalo
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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