Belladonna Plaster (Emp. Belladonnae), plain

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use as an anodyne application in rheumatic and neuralgic pains [Remington's Practice of Pharmacy, Seventh Edition, 1926]
Currently not on view
Object Name
bandages, medicated
date made
ca 1931
Johnson and Johnson
Physical Description
cloth (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Belladonna Extract in Rubber Mass - Standard 0.25% alkaloids (drug active ingredients)
metal (overall material)
overall: 7 13/16 in x 2 13/16 in x 2 13/16 in; 19.84375 cm x 7.14375 cm x 7.14375 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey, New Brunswick
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Johnson & Johnson; Accession 116487 (1931)
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