Dr. Hardy's Magical Pain Destroyer


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Applied externally, cures scalds, burns, frost bites, chilblains, sprains, bruises, ringworms, rheumatic affections, headache, neuralgia in the face, toothache, pain in the side, pain in the back and loins, neuralgic or rheumatic pains in the joints of limbs, stings of insects ans the bites of poisonous insects and venomous reptiles.

Taken internally, cures sudden colds, coughs, fever and ague, dyspepsia, asthma and phthisic, acid stomach, headache, indigestion, heartburn, canker in the mouth and stomach, sea sickness, sick headache, cramp and pain in the stomach, painters' colic, diarrhoea, dysentery, summer complaint, cholera morbus and cholera.

Date Made: ca 1900

Maker: Phil C. Hardy and Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New Hampshire, Cornish, Cornish Flat

Subject: Catarrh, Cough & Cold DrugsRespiratory & Asthma Drugs


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Credit Line: Gift of Richard W. Pollay

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2008.0018.127Catalog Number: 2008.0018.127Accession Number: 2008.0018

Object Name: otc preparationObject Type: OTC Preparation

Physical Description: paper (containter material)glass (containter material)cork (stopper material)Measurements: box: 5 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 12.7 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.8575 cmbottle: 5 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 12.7 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.8575 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1339810

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