Rawleigh's Quinine Bromo Laxative Compound Cold Tablets

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Useful for cold in the head (coryza) and headache due to constipation. For colds and la grippe, for headache, for neuralgia caused by malaria.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1920
maker
W. T. Rawleigh Company
Place Made
United States: Illinois, Freeport
Physical Description
acetanilid, 1 grain per tablet (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 1.1 cm x 9.2 cm x 7.2 cm; 7/16 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 13/16 in
overall: 3/8 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in; .9525 cm x 9.2075 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.354
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.354
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Laxatives
Fever & Chill Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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