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Radway's Sarsaparillian Resolvent

Radway's Sarsaparillian Resolvent

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For scrofulous, syphilitic, bladder and kidney complaints; dry bronchitis; bronchial asthma; indurations and enlargement of the glands, joints and bones; rheumatism; arthritis; sciatica and rheumatic neuralgias; and various eruptive diseases of the skin
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1914-1918
maker
Radway and Company
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
alcohol 16.5% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 8 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 in; 21.2725 cm x 6.985 cm x 5.08 cm
bottle: 7 7/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 20.0025 cm x 6.6675 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10426.49
catalog number
M-10426
accession number
246707
subject
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
STD Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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