Quinine Sulphate, 2 grains


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:

For use as an antiperiodic, bitter tonic, ecbolic [labor promoter], antiseptic, antipyretic. Used locally on wounds. [Squibb's Materia Medica: A Handbook for the Physician and the Pharmacist, 1906 Edition]

Date Made: 1906-1918

Maker: H.K. Mulford Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New YorkUnited States: Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaUnited States: Illinois, Chicago

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Joseph F. and Rosemary L. Robrecht

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1981.0227.211Accession Number: 1981.0227Catalog Number: 1981.0227.211

Object Name: pharmaceuticalOther Terms: Pharmaceuticals; Drugs; Non-Liquid

Physical Description: glass (overall material)paper (label material)metal (screw top material)quinine sulphate (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 4 7/8 in x 2 in x 2 in; 12.3825 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-4e59-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_720080

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