Quinine Alkaloid Powder U.S.P.

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
Antimalarial and tonic. For use as an ingredient of preparations in which it remains undissolved and therefore tasteless [Remington's Practice of Pharmacy, Seventh Edition, 1926]
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Object Name
date made
ca 1922
Powers Weightman Rosengarten Company
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
wax paper (packaging material)
paper (label material)
Quinine Alkaloid (drug active ingredients)
overall: 3 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 9.2075 cm x 3.81 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Fever & Chill Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Botanical Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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