Dr. X. Stone's Throat Wafers

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For throat irritations, coughs, hoarseness, tickling of the throat, minor cough due to irritation, and children's coughs
Location
Currently not on view
date made
after 1933
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Stone Medicine Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
elm bark (drug active ingredients)
licorice (drug active ingredients)
sugar (drug active ingredients)
karaya gum (drug active ingredients)
potassium chlorate (drug active ingredients)
potassium nitrate (drug active ingredients)
ipecac (drug active ingredients)
anise (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 8.255 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.002
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.002
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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