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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Analgesic, antipyretic, and anodyne. It will reduce temperature and relieve pain with the greatest certainty and celerity, and has no evil after effects. Valuable in neuralgia, myalgia, sciatica, acute rheumatism, hemicrania, also headache and other neuroses due to irregularities of menstruation.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1890-1906
maker
Antikamnia Chemical Company
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 5.715 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.137
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.137
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Fever & Chill Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Women's Health Products
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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