Arzen Nasal Oil

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Promotes nasal cleanliness and depletion of the minor congested nasal membranes. Relieves colds right at the start. Alleviates minor congested conditions. Local application in minor nasal irritations and chest colds.
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1932
Reid Drugstore
Arzen Laboratories, Inc
Physical Description
menthol (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
mineral oil (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
plastic (container material)
rubber (container material)
box: 4 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in x 4 7/32 in; 10.795 cm x 3.4925 cm x 10.7061 cm
bottle: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm
dropper: 3 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 8.89 cm x 2.2225 cm
place made
United States: Iowa, Clinton
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
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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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