#99 Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For discomfort due to simple headache, simple neuralgia, and simple muscular aches and pains, and for pain caused by tooth extractions and simple colds
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1938
Reid Drugstore
McKesson and Robbins
Physical Description
acetphenetidin (acetanilid derivative), 3 grains (drug active ingredients)
aspirin, 2 1/2 grains (drug active ingredients)
caffeine, 1/8 grain (drug active ingredients)
calcium gluconate, 1 7/8 grains (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
overall: .7 cm x 4.8 cm x 3.7 cm; 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 7/16 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 in x 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 5.08 cm x .635 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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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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