Salicylic Acid Pure, Amorphous

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer or in contemporary medical literature are:
Antiseptic; antipruritic; antirheumatic; antipyretic; eascharotic; antihydrotic: externally; wounds; skin diseases; inflamed surfaces and corns: internally, rheumatism; migraine; neuralgia; influenza; pericarditis; scarlet fever; pleurisy
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1917
maker
Hayden Chemical Works
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: New Jersey, Garfield
Physical Description
amorphous salicylic acid (drug ingredient)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 in; 11.43 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
MG.M-00043
catalog number
M-00043
accession number
61714
Credit Line
Gift of Heyden Chemical Works
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Data Source
National Museum of American History