Bovinine (Plain)

Bovinine (Plain)

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Prescribed to supplement the diet in convalescence, undernourishment, and other conditions where the nutritive properties of beef blood are indicated.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
?; Patent Medicines; Drugs
date made
after 1930
Reid Drugstore
Bovinine Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
beef blood (drug active ingredients)
glycerine (drug active ingredients)
sodium chloride (drug active ingredients)
alcohol, 12% (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
box: 6 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 2.375 cm; 15.5575 cm x 6.0325 cm x 15/16 in
bottle: 5 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 14.605 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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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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