Hill's Cascara Quinine Cold Tablets

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Recommended for the relief of the following discomforts usually associated with colds: nasal stuffiness and discharge, headache, muscular aches and pains, neuralgia and neuritic pains, constipation, and that hot, flushed feeling
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1945
maker
Whitehall Pharmacal Company
Physical Description
acetophenetidin, 2 grs. per tablet (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
quinine sulfate (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
aspirin (drug active ingredients)
ephedrine sulfate (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: .8 cm x 5.7 cm x 4.7 cm; 5/16 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in
overall: 1 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 5.715 cm x .9525 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1979.0798.336
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.336
subject
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Laxatives
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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