DeWitt's Worm Candy

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For eradicating round worms
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1930
E. C. DeWitt and Company
Physical Description
santonin (drug active ingredients)
overall: 2.5 cm x 7.4 cm x 2.5 cm; in x 2 15/16 in x in
box: 1 in x 3 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 2 5/8 in x 3/4 in; x 6.6675 cm x 1.905 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Vermifuges & Parasiticides
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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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