Eckman's Alternative

Eckman's Alternative

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For catarrhal bronchitis, stubborn coughs and colds, and as a tonic
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
after 1922
Sherman Pharmacy
Eckman Laboratory, Inc.
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
glass (container material)
cardboard (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
calcium chloride u.s.p. (drug active ingredients)
vegetable extracts (drug active ingredients)
aromatic oils (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 3.81 cm x 4.1275 cm
bottle: 5 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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