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Preparation H

Preparation H

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Helps shrink swelling of hemorrhoidal tissues... casued by inflammation and gives prompt, temporary relief in many cases from pain and itching in tissues.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
c. 1980
maker
Whitehall Laboratories
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
overall: 2.3 cm x 10.4 cm x 3.3 cm; 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 1 5/16 in
box: 4 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 7/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 3.175 cm x 2.2225 cm
tube: 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 8.255 cm x 2.8575 cm
tip: 2 in x 5/8 in; 5.08 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
2004.0129.55
accession number
2004.0129
catalog number
2004.0129.55
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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