Dr. Kaufmann's Bitters

Dr. Kaufmann's Bitters

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A bitter stomachic; regulatory; laxative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1908
maker
A. P. Ordway and Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
alcohol, 22.30 % (drug active ingredients)
sublimed sulphur (triturated) (drug active ingredients)
gentianae radix (drug active ingredients)
prunus virginiana (drug active ingredients)
aloe socotrina (drug active ingredients)
eupatorium (drug active ingredients)
tanacetum (drug active ingredients)
balmony (drug active ingredients)
podophyllum (drug active ingredients)
senna indica (drug active ingredients)
calamus (drug active ingredients)
aqua pura q. s. (drug active ingredients)
glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 4 in x 2 in; 22.86 cm x 10.16 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1980.0698.077
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.077
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
subject
Bitters
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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