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Nelaton's Remedy for Rheumatism, Gout and Neuralgia

Nelaton's Remedy for Rheumatism, Gout and Neuralgia

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For rheumatism, gout, and neuralgia. For acute, chronic, inflammatory, muscular and neuralgic forms; rheumatism of joints and heart; rheumatic gout; gout in the small joints and stomach; neuralgic rheumatism and gout; neuralgia of heart and face; sciatica. A splendid liver regulator.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Nelaton Remedy Company
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
alcohol not over 54% (drug active ingredients)
box: 5 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 13.335 cm x 4.7625 cm x 4.7625 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 13.0175 cm x 3.81 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Blood & Liver Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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