Merrell's Digitalis For Infusion, No. 86

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use as a cardiac tonic and stimulant, slowing and strengthening the heart beat [Remington's Practice of Pharmacy, Seventh Edition, 1926]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pharmaceutical
date made
1918-1938
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Wm. S. Merrell Company
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
digitalis (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 2 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 7.3025 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
1984.0351.190
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.190
subject
Health & Medicine
Botanical Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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