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Antacid Tablets

Antacid Tablets

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Relief for sour stomach and heartburn
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1960s
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Parke, Davis and Company
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Physical Description
dried aluminum hydroxide gel (drug active ingredients)
magnesium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
calcium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
taka-diastase (aspergillus orzae enzymes) (drug active ingredients)
peppermint flavor (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
cardboard (container material)
Measurements
carton: 2 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 3 in; 6.35 cm x 8.255 cm x 7.62 cm
tin, each: 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.025
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.025
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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