Crampton's Home Tablets No. 2 Paregoric

Crampton's Home Tablets No. 2 Paregoric

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Crampton's Home Tablets No. 2 are especially adapted for the relief of colic, pain, cramps, diarrhea, restlessness from teething and croupy coughs in infants and young children.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1900
maker
Home Tablet Company
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paregoric (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 8 cm x 2 cm x 2 cm; 3 1/8 in x 13/16 in x 13/16 in
box: 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 8.255 cm x 1.905 cm
bottle: 3 in x 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.394
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.394
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Diarrhea Drugs
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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