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Gold Medal Compound Pills

Gold Medal Compound Pills

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: To aid in increasing haemoglobin of the blood by supplying iron in case of secondary anemia
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Date made
after 1942
Virginia Chemical Company
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Physical Description
cardboard (container packaging material)
iron sulphate (drug active ingredients)
myrrh (drug active ingredients)
oil of cajuput (drug active ingredients)
oil of spearmint (drug active ingredients)
overall: 8.8 cm x 7.2 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 7/16 in x 2 13/16 in x 9/16 in
overall: 2 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 8.89 cm x 1.5875 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
Blood & Liver Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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