Hood's Sarsaparilla, Gentian and Bitter Orange Compound

Hood's Sarsaparilla, Gentian and Bitter Orange Compound

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A stomachic preparation for stimulating the appetite.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
maker
Standard Laboratories
place made
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Physical Description
alcohol, 13 1/2 % (overall active ingredients)
sarsaparilla (overall active ingredients)
gentian (overall active ingredients)
bitter orange (overall active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 8 in x 3 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 20.32 cm x 8.89 cm x 4.7625 cm
bottle: 7 3/4 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 19.685 cm x 7.9375 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10426.75
catalog number
314016.032
M-10426
accession number
314016
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Edward Mogull
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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