Freligh's Tonic

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For general debility, nervous prostation and exhaustion, neurasthenia, loss of appetite, dyspepsia, nervous insomnia, convalescence, and for sick and nervous headache
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
ca 1920
I. O. Woodruff and Company
Physical Description
alcohol 61% (drug active ingredients)
box: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 in; 7.9375 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
cork: 3/4 in x 5/8 in; 1.905 cm x 1.5875 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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