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Zovirax (Acyclovir), 400 mg, Tablet Sample

Zovirax (Acyclovir), 400 mg, Tablet Sample

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Description (Brief)
Burroughs Wellcome and Company of North Carolina produced this Zovirax brand medication for treating genital herpes around 1994. This white and blue box contains five blistercards with two tablets each. Each pill contains 400 milligrams of acyclovir, the active ingredient in the medication.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pharmaceutical
pharmaceutical
Date made
1994
maker
Burroughs Wellcome Company
place made
United States: North Carolina, Research Triangle Park
Measurements
overall: 7.4 cm x 10.5 cm x 4.6 cm; 2 15/16 in x 4 1/8 in x 1 13/16 in
overall: 2 7/8 in x 4 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 11.7475 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
2004.0118.10
accession number
2004.0118
catalog number
2004.0118.10
Credit Line
Gift of Gladys Johnson
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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