Miles Nervine Effervescent Tablets

Miles Nervine Effervescent Tablets

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Usage conditions apply
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.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
ca 1940
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)
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
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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