Eskay's Oralator

Eskay's Oralator

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For temporary relief of coughs due to colds. Checks coughing spell at the very start.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940s
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Smith, Kline & French Laboratories
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
2-amino-6-methylheptane, 350 mg (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
metal (container material)
cardboard (container material)
Measurements
box: 1 in x 3 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 2.54 cm
vial: 2 3/4 in x 5/8 in; 6.985 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.163
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.163
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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