DeWitt's Throat Lozenges

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Valuable for hoarseness, tickling sensation of the throat, and coughing, inflamed or irritated conditions of the mucous membranes of the throat resulting from colds, coughs, or sore throat
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
Physical Description
chloroform, not more than 1/4 mm per lozenge (drug active ingredients)
benzocaine U.S.P. (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 2 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 6.6675 cm x 8.255 cm x 1.27 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1984.0351.006
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.006
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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