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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 indigestion, acid, or sour stomach, dyspepsia with heartburn, or stomach gas
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1930
Pepso-Ginger Company
place made
United States: Georgia, Columbus
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
pepsin (drug active ingredients)
paper (label material)
metal (lid material)
ginger (drug active ingredients)
overall: 4 1/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 10.4775 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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