Dr. Miles Anti-Pain Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the relief of pain in headache and neuralgia. Excellent in the muscular aches and pains of the body.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1920
Physical Description
acetanilid, 2 grains per pill (drug active ingredients)
overall: 3 in x 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 2.2225 cm
Place Made
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Pain & Neuralgia 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
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

2/5/2015 1:38:26 PM
Jamie cole
I found one of these! And it appears to be unopened! Thank you for the information!!
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