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Miles Nervine Effervescent Tablets

Miles Nervine Effervescent Tablets

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A sedative for the following functional nervous disturbances: nervous headache, sleeplessness and restlessness, nervous irritability and excitability.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
ca 1940
maker
Miles Laboratories, Inc.
place made
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Physical Description
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (cap material)
sodium bromide, 4 1/2 grains (drug active ingredient)
potassium bromide, 4 1/2 grains (drug active ingredient)
ammonium bromide, 1/2 grain (drug active ingredient)
Measurements
box: 8 cm x 4 cm x 4 cm; 3 1/8 in x 1 9/16 in x 1 9/16 in
vial: 7 cm x 3.5 cm; 2 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in
box: 1 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 3.81 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.1275 cm
jar: 2 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 6.985 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
2008.0018.079
catalog number
2008.0018.079
accession number
2008.0018
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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