Corax Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Aids in relieving discomfort due to simple colds
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940
Reid Drugstore
McKesson and Robbins
Physical Description
acetanilid, 1/2 grain (drug active ingredients)
cinchonide dihydrobromide, 1/3 grain (drug active ingredients)
aloin, 1/8 grain (drug active ingredients)
extract of cascara sagrada, 1/4 grain (drug active ingredients)
camphor, 1/8 grain (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
overall: 6.6 cm x 4.6 cm x 1.7 cm; 2 5/8 in x 1 13/16 in x 11/16 in
overall: 2 in x 2 3/4 in x 3/8 in; 5.08 cm x 6.985 cm x .9525 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
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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