Zerbst's Capsules

Zerbst's Capsules

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A Relief for Minor Aches and Pains associated with Colds, simple Neuralgia and Headache, and Muscular Aches and Pains resulting from fatigue. These capsules, as used, have a gentle laxative action.
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
prior to 1967
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Joseph
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
overall: 5.3 cm x 4.1 cm x 1 cm; 2 1/16 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/8 in
overall: 1 5/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
catalog number
nonaccession number
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney U. Glaser
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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