Dr. Whetzel's Powder

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For temporary relief of the paroxysms of asthma
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1938
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Myers Laboratories
Physical Description
stramonium leaves (powdered), 42.02% (drug active ingredients)
lobelia herb (powdered) (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 8.7 cm x 6 cm x 5.5 cm; 3 7/16 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/16 in
overall: 3 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 8.5725 cm x 6.0325 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Warren
ID Number
1984.0351.022
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.022
subject
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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