Laxative A-G Prescription

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For simple headaches, simple neuralgia, muscular aches and pains. For common colds, simple headaches and reducing coughs and fever due to colds.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1920
A. G. Pharmacal Company
Physical Description
acetanilid, 2 1/2 grains per tablet (drug active ingredients)
overall: 5/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 5.3975 cm x 3.81 cm
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Springfield
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Fever & Chill Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Health & Medicine
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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