Pyroctin Fever Killer

Pyroctin Fever Killer

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The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: Reduces the temperature and relieves pain. Acts as an antirheumatic and anodyne and is especially indicated in cases of acute neuralgia hemicrania, la grippe and allied troubles, without inducing cardiac depression.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Place Made
United States: South Carolina, Columbia
Physical Description
tin (overall packaging material)
overall: 6.5 cm x 4 cm; 2 9/16 in x 1 9/16 in
overall: 2 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 3.81 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
Fever & Chill Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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