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Desitin Hemorrhoidal Suppositories w Cod Liver Oil

Desitin Hemorrhoidal Suppositories w/ Cod Liver Oil

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For Temporary Relief of Itching And/Or Scratching Due to Hemorrhoids
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Date made
Desitin Chemical Company
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
associated place
United States: Louisiana, Saint Martinville
Physical Description
norwegian cod liver oil (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (overall material)
zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)
bismuth subglatate (drug active ingredients)
balsam peru (drug active ingredients)
cocoa butter base (drug active ingredients)
overall: 1 7/8 in x 6 3/8 in x 1/2 in; 4.7625 cm x 16.1925 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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