Concentrated "Barkola" Compound

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A diuretic and tonic indicated in rheumatism, kidney, bladder, and prostate gland affections.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1906-1908
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Old Fort Chemical Company
Physical Description
alcohol, 5% (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
cork (container material)
glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 9.2 cm x 5.6 cm x 2.2 cm; 3 5/8 in x 2 3/16 in x 7/8 in
box: 3 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 3 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.5725 cm x 3.175 cm
place made
United States: Indiana, Fort Wayne
ID Number
1984.0351.081
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.081
subject
Kidney & Urinary 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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