Jayne's Expectorant for Coughs

<< >>
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For coughs due to colds
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1920
Dr. D. Jayne and Son
Place Made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
alcohol 15% (drug active ingredients)
ammonium chloride .045gm (drug active ingredients)
sodium salicylate .090gm (drug active ingredients)
licorice .045gm (drug active ingredients)
fl. ext. ipecac .009gm (drug active ingredients)
fl. ext. senega .027gm (drug active ingredients)
fl. ext. cascara .045gm (drug active ingredients)
acetate of squills .036mn (drug active ingredients)
aromatics (drug active ingredients)
box: 5 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 13.6525 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History