Doan's Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For relief of backache, headache, muscular aches and pains due to factors such as overexertion, stress and strain, emotional upsets
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1950
Foster-Milburn Company
Physical Description
theobromine-sodio-salicylate (drug active ingredients)
sodium salicylate (drug active ingredients)
ext. uva ursi (drug active ingredients)
ext. buchu (drug active ingredients)
vitamin a (drug active ingredients)
overall: 8.4 cm x 3.2 cm; 3 5/16 in x 1 1/4 in
overall: 3 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.255 cm x 3.175 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Buffalo
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Nerve & Brain 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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