Takoma Lithia Water

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A cure for gravel, Bright's disease, diabetes, dropsy and all diseases of the kidneys and bladder. Cures rheumatism, neuralgia, dyspepsia, eczema, malarial poisoning, gout, etc.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1900
Takoma Park Springs Company
Physical Description
lithia water (drug active ingredients)
overall: 14 3/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 36.5125 cm x 11.43 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Takoma Park
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Health & Medicine
Mineral Water
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Skin & Dermatology 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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