Brooks' Baby Balm

Brooks' Baby Balm

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A soothing quiet remedy to regulate the stomach and bowels of infants and children. For teething troubles, summer complaint, diarrhea and constipation. A laxative, sedative, digestive, neutralizing, aromatic, and antiseptic. Equally effectual for diarrheas and bowel troubles in adults.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Date made
after 1906
William Brooks Medicine Company
Place Made
United States: Arkansas, Russellville
Physical Description
alcohol 11% (drug active ingredients)
overall: 14.5 cm x 5 cm x 2.5 cm; 5 11/16 in x 1 15/16 in x in
box: 5 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 in; 14.605 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 2 in x 7/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Diarrhea Drugs
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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