Stuart's Calcium Wafer Compound

Stuart's Calcium Wafer Compound

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Adults take two of the wafers after each meal and one on retiring. If bowels are too freely, diminsh dose to one wafer after each meal, and one at night. Children take one wafer with swallow of water on retiring.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
Physical Description
calcium (overall active ingredients)
sulphide (overall active ingredients)
aloin (overall active ingredients)
phenolphthalein (overall active ingredients)
podophyllin (overall active ingredients)
cascarin (overall active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 2.5 cm; 2 9/16 in x in
overall: 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1984.0782.191
accession number
1984.0782
catalog number
1984.0782.191
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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