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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Adults: 2 tsp every three hours as necessary, then 2 tsp after each meal as desired. Children: 2-5 years, 35 drops; 7-9, 45 drops; 9-12, 50 drops; 12-14, 1 tsp; 14 and over, same as adults. Give every three hours and after each meal.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
Creomulsion Company
place made
United States: Georgia, Atlanta
Physical Description
alcohol (drug active ingredients)
beechwood creosote (drug active ingredients)
cascara bark (drug active ingredients)
ipecac (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
white pine bark (drug active ingredients)
wild cherry bark (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (overall material)
glass (container material)
metal (lid material)
paper (packaging material)
box: 6 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 16.1925 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 6 in x 2 in x 1 in; 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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