Miles Anti-Pain Pills


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the relief of simple headache and neuralgia, pain caused by tooth extraction, functional menstrual pains.

Date Made: ca 1940

Maker: Miles Laboratories, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Indiana, Elkhart

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Credit Line: Gift of Richard W. Pollay

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2008.0018.078Catalog Number: 2008.0018.078Accession Number: 2008.0018

Object Name: otc preparationObject Type: OTC Preparation

Physical Description: paper (container material)metal (container material)acetanilid, 2 grains (drug active ingredient)tinct. capsicum (drug active ingredient)caffeine (drug active ingredient)Measurements: box: 8.5 cm x 2.7 cm x 2.7 cm; 3 3/8 in x 1 1/16 in x 1 1/16 invial: 7.2 cm x 1.8 cm; 2 13/16 in x 11/16 inbox: 1 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 8.5725 cm x 2.54 cmvial: 2 7/8 in x 7/8 in; x 7.3025 cm x 2.2225 cm


Record Id: nmah_1339044

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