Sajodin - for Treatment of tuberculosis and thyroid disease


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:

Sajodin is an iodine compound. It should be administred only under medical supervision in tuberculosis and thyroid disease

Date Made: ca 1944

Maker: Winthrop Chemical Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York CityCanada: Ontarian, Windsor

Subject: Sterling Drug Collection

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, The Antibody Initiative, Health & Medicine, Balm of America


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Credit Line: Gift of The History Factory

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2001.0314.572Accession Number: 2001.0314Catalog Number: 2001.0314.572

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: calcium iodobehenate (drug ingredient)Measurements: overall: 7 cm x 3.8 cm x 2 cm; 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 13/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1218719

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