The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For sick and nervous headache; neuralgia; rheumatism; lumbago; nervousness; sleeplessness; feverishness; colds and la grippe.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
Phenyo-Caffein Company
Physical Description
caffein (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
acetanilid (drug active ingredients)
overall: .9 cm x 5.8 cm x 3.4 cm; 3/8 in x 2 5/16 in x 1 5/16 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 5.715 cm x 1.27 cm
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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