Antikamnia & Quinine Tablets, 5 Grain

Antikamnia & Quinine Tablets, 5 Grain

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use as a nervine, antipyretic, analgesic, and anodyne
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
date made
Antikamnia Chemical Company
place made
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Physical Description
acetphenetidine, u.s.p.: 175 grains per oz. (overall active ingredients)
antikamnia (overall active ingredients)
quin. bi. sulph. (overall active ingredients)
metal (overall material)
paper (label material)
overall: 2 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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