Comfortine Ointment

Comfortine Ointment

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For skin irritations, burns and scalds peculiar to infants and young children
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Associated Name
Sherman Pharmacy
William H. Rorer, Inc.
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
overall: 3.5 cm x 4.7 cm; 1 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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I have used this product on my children for diaper rash and a sundry of other things. Cleared up the rash overnight.I love it! This was in the 1960’s from then on until it went off the market.Now Calmospetine is a replacement but not as good. I still have a bit left and it is a treasure. Just last week my son had a cut on his lip. Antibiotics didn’t do a thing. He finally used comfortine and it cleared it right up.

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