Ballard's Horehound Syrup


The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:

For the instant relief and certain cure of consumption, coughs, colds, asthma, dry hacking cough, loss of voice, irritation of throat, soreness of chest, croup, spitting of blood, influenza, lung fever, whooping cough, etc.

Date Made: after 1885

Maker: James F. BallardBallard Snow Liniment Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Missouri, Saint Louis

Subject: Fever & Chill DrugsCatarrh, Cough & Cold DrugsRespiratory & Asthma DrugsCollection: G.E. Damon Collection


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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-10409.17Catalog Number: M-10409Accession Number: 246707

Object Name: otc preparationOther Terms: Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid

Physical Description: cardboard (overall packaging material)wood (overall packaging material)Measurements: overall: 7 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 18.0975 cm x 5.715 cm x 4.1275 cm


Record Id: nmah_716198

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