Bonded Super-Gestine, 5 fl. oz.

Bonded Super-Gestine, 5 fl. oz.

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the temporary relief of hyperacidity of the mouth and stomach, pains due to gas on stomach, flatulence, and eructations.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1950s
maker
William A. Webster Company
Place Made
United States: Tennessee, Memphis
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
tin (overall material)
magnesium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
calcium (drug active ingredients)
sodium bicarbonate (drug active ingredients)
bismuth bicarbonate (drug active ingredients)
malt diastase (drug active ingredients)
papain (drug active ingredients)
oil peppermint (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 6.6675 cm x 6.6675 cm
tin: 5 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 13.6525 cm x 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1988.3089.017
catalog number
1988.3089.017
nonaccession number
1988.3089
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney U. Glaser
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