Aspirin

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the temporary relief of pain in common head colds, simple headache, and muscular aches and pains due to exposure
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1930
maker
Read Drug and Chemical Company
Physical Description
aspirin, 5 grains per tablet (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 3/8 in; .9525 cm x 4.7625 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
1979.0798.401
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.401
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & 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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