Merrell's Digitalis For Infusion, No. 86


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

For use as a cardiac tonic and stimulant, slowing and strengthening the heart beat [Remington's Practice of Pharmacy, Seventh Edition, 1926]

Date Made: 1918-1938

Collection: Reid DrugstoreMaker: Wm. S. Merrell Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Ohio, Cincinnati

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Blanche E. Reid

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0351.190Accession Number: 1984.0351Catalog Number: 1984.0351.190

Object Name: pharmaceuticalOther Terms: Pharmaceuticals; Drugs

Physical Description: metal (overall material)digitalis (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 4 in x 2 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 7.3025 cm


Record Id: nmah_737891

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