Dr. Guertin's Nerve Syrup

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A valuable remedy for epilepsy, St. Vitus dance, convulsions, hysteria, nervous prostration, insomnia, neurasthenia and disorders of the nervous system
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Kalmus Chemical Company
box: 8 5/8 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 21.9075 cm x 8.5725 cm x 4.7625 cm
bottle: 8 1/4 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 20.955 cm x 7.3025 cm x 4.1275 cm
Place Made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Nerve & Brain Drugs
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Health & 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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