Ammen's Antiseptic Powder

Ammen's Antiseptic Powder

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
promotes relief from conditions arising from excessive heat, exposure and minor skin troubles. Especially reommended for Prickly Heat and Foot Irriation. Insect Bites, sunburn, nettle rash, chafing.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Charles Ammen Company
place made
United States: Louisiana, Alexandria
associated place
United States: Louisiana, Saint Martinville
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)
boric acid (drug active ingredients)
starch (drug active ingredients)
talcum (drug active ingredients)
8-hydroxyquinolin with aromatic oils (drug active ingredients)
overall: 4 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 12.065 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
Foot Products
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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