Powdered Antikamnia

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.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Antikamnia Chemical Company
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 5.715 cm x 4.1275 cm
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Fever & Chill Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Women's Health Products
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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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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