Veen Douche Powder

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
To be used for douching the vaginal tract.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
feminine hygiene product
douche
maker
Norwich Pharmacal Company
Physical Description
boric acid (drug active ingredients)
zinc sulphate (drug active ingredients)
phenol (drug active ingredients)
salicylic acid (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
eucalyptol (drug active ingredients)
thymol (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 12.5 cm x 6 cm x 6 cm; 4 15/16 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in
overall: 5 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 12.7 cm x 6.0325 cm x 6.0325 cm
place made
United States: New York, Norwich
ID Number
1980.0698.150
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.150
subject
Women's Health Products
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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