Antacid Tablets

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Relief for sour stomach and heartburn
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1960s
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Parke, Davis and Company
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Physical Description
dried aluminum hydroxide gel (drug active ingredients)
magnesium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
calcium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
taka-diastase (aspergillus orzae enzymes) (drug active ingredients)
peppermint flavor (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
cardboard (container material)
Measurements
carton: 2 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 3 in; 6.35 cm x 8.255 cm x 7.62 cm
tin, each: 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.025
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.025
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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