Vicks Cough Syrup

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
Gives safe, sure cough relief without narcotics
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Vick Chemical Company
Physical Description
dextromethorphane hydrobromide (drug active ingredients)
cetylpyridinium (drug active ingredients)
sodium citrate (drug active ingredients)
ammonium chloride (drug active ingredients)
sorbital (drug active ingredients)
box: 4 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 4 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in x 3/4 in; 12.065 cm x 3.4925 cm x 1.905 cm
Place Made
United States: North Carolina, Greensboro
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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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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