Baker's Paregoric

Baker's Paregoric

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A cordial to ease pain and produce sleep in children teething or troubled with worms, allays pain, cures cough, diarrhea, etc.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pharmaceutical
otc preparation
Other Terms
Pharmaceutical; Pharmaceuticals
Date made
ca 1920
maker
Baker Extract Company
Physical Description
glass (packaging material)
alcohol (drug active ingredients)
powdered opium (drug active ingredients)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
box: 5 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 13.0175 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
MG.293320.1422
catalog number
293320.1422
accession number
293320
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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