Orangeine Powders


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the relief of simple headache, simple neuralgia and the discomforts arising from head colds and minor pains.

Dose: 1 powder, repeat in half hour if not relieved.

Date Made: 1927-1930s

Maker: Orangeine Chemical Company, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, Le Roy

Subject: Pain & Neuralgia Drugs


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2004.0129.94Accession Number: 2004.0129Catalog Number: 2004.0129.94

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: paper (packaging material)acetanilid, 2 4/10 gr. (drug active ingredients)soda bi-carb, 1 gr (drug active ingredients)caffeine, 6/10 gr (drug active ingredients)homeopathic trituration of blue flag, mandrake, and nux vomica, 1 gr. (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 8.3 cm x 5.1 cm; x 3 1/4 in x 2 inoverall: 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in; .3175 cm x 8.89 cm x 5.3975 cm


Record Id: nmah_1279051

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