Syrup of Tar with Extract of Cod Liver and Menthol

Syrup of Tar with Extract of Cod Liver and Menthol

Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For coughs due to colds and minor throat irritations
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
otc preparation; Drugs
Date made
after 1906
Doty and Humphrey Drug Company
Place Made
United States: New York, Poughkeepsie
United States: New York, Highland
Physical Description
alcohol 2% (drug active ingredients)
chloroform, 4 minims per ounce (drug active ingredients)
overall: 17 cm x 7 cm x 5 cm; 6 11/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 15/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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