Oxidine Tonic Appetizer

Oxidine Tonic Appetizer

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Common malaria, chills, malarial fever, colds, a mild laxative
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
date made
ca 1938
W. S. Kirby Company
place made
United States: Texas, Dallas
Physical Description
quinine sulphate (drug active ingredients)
cinchonine sulphate (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
iron chloride (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
box: 7 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 17.78 cm x 6.985 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 6 1/2 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 16.51 cm x 6.6675 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Fever & Chill Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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