The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:

An inhalant as an aid in the relief of the discomfort associated with simple head colds

Date Made: ca 1940

Collection: Reid DrugstoreMaker: McKesson and Robbins

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York CityUnited States: Connecticut, Bridgeport

Subject: Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs


See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Balm of America, Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Blanche E. Reid

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0351.052Accession Number: 1984.0351Catalog Number: 1984.0351.052

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

Physical Description: eucalyptol menthol (drug active ingredients)thymol (drug active ingredients)camphor (drug active ingredients)aromatics (drug active ingredients)ethyl alcohol (drug active ingredients)4 beta-ethyl hexyl phenol (drug active ingredients)paper (container material)cardboard (container material)glass (container material)metal (container material)Measurements: box: 2 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 6.985 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.8575 cmbottle: 2 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.2225 cm


Record Id: nmah_737753

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