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Hill's Cold Tablets

Hill's Cold Tablets

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For relieving the pains and discomforts of headaches, neuralgia and muscular aches and pains caused by or associated with colds
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1940
maker
Whitehall Pharmacal Company
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
acetophenetidin, 3 grs. per tablet (drug active ingredients)
podophyllin (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall:.8 cm x 5.6 cm x 4.6 cm; 5/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 13/16 in
overall: 1 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 4.445 cm x 5.715 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.409
catalog number
1979.0798.409
accession number
1979.0798
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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