Oxy Swift-Acting Cough Syrup

Oxy Swift-Acting Cough Syrup

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: To relieve ordinary coughs due to colds.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
maker
O. H. D. Company, Inc.
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
glass (overall material)
alcohol 2%; chloroform 1%, menthol, glycerine; syrup wild cherry; syrup tolu (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5 5/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 5 5/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 13.5255 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
MG.M-09910
catalog number
M-09910
accession number
238503
Credit Line
Gift of Norton Benfer
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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