Drexel's Greaseless Wonder Salve

Drexel's Greaseless Wonder Salve

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For the reilef of itching and discomfort due to externally caused minor skin irritations, burns, cuts and abrasions. Also for treatment of "Athlete's Foot."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
personal hygiene product
Object Type
Drugs
maker
Drexel Laboratories
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Upper Darby, Drexel Hill
Physical Description
lanolin (drug active ingredients)
oxyquinoline sulphate (drug active ingredients)
benzocaine (drug active ingredients)
urea (drug active ingredients)
nethol (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
eucalyptol (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 2 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 5.08 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.445 cm
jar: 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1985.0481.059
catalog number
1985.0481.059
accession number
1985.0481
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney Glaser
subject
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Foot Products
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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