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Bonded Itch Ointment - Antiseptic, Parasiticidal - Promply Relieves Itching of Scabies

Bonded Itch Ointment - Antiseptic, Parasiticidal - Promply Relieves Itching of Scabies

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Antisepctic Parasiticidal Promptly Relieves Itching of Scabies Kills Parasites Quickly on Contact
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
insecticide, personal
Object Type
Drugs
maker
William A. Webster Company
place made
United States: Tennessee, Memphis
Physical Description
ammoniated mercury (drug active ingredients)
sulphur (drug active ingredients)
betanaphthol (drug active ingredients)
benzioc acid (drug active ingredients)
balsam peru (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 2 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 5.08 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
bottle: 1 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 4.7625 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
1985.0481.023
catalog number
1985.0481.023
accession number
1985.0481
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney Glaser
subject
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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