Breethem

Breethem

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Breethem is an effective, temporary breath neutralizer. Aids in relieving minor irritations of the throat and hoarseness due to colds; allays tickling sensation and helps lessen coughing due to colds.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1935
maker
Breethem Company
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Tennessee, Memphis
Physical Description
guaiacol (drug active ingredients)
peppermint (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: .7 cm x 5.5 cm x 4.3 cm; 1/4 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 11/16 in
overall: 1 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 3/8 in; 4.445 cm x 5.3975 cm x .9525 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.187
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.187
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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