Chase's Tonic Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A tonic for the sick, convalescent, overworked
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1926
United Medicine Company
Physical Description
iron (drug active ingredients)
nux vomica (drug active ingredients)
gentian (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
zinc phosphide (drug active ingredients)
paper (overall packaging material)
overall: 5.5 cm x 2.4 cm x 2.9 cm; 2 3/16 in x 15/16 in x 1 1/8 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; x 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm
Place Made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
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