Neo-Efemist Solution

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Neo-Efemist applied to the nose or throat reduces congestion of the mucous membranes by producing vasoconstriction and allaying irritation.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1933
Reid Drugstore
Hart Drug Corporation
Physical Description
chlorbutanol, 23 grs. per fl. oz. (drug active ingredients)
ephedrine sulfate, 1% (drug active ingredients)
silver protein (mild), 5% (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
plastic (container material)
paper (container material)
overall: 8.2 cm x 3.2 cm x 3.2 cm; 3 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in
box: 3 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.5725 cm x 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm
dropper: 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 2 5/8 in; 6.6675 cm
place made
United States: Florida, Miami
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold 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
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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