Wintergreen Leaves (Gaultheria)

Wintergreen Leaves (Gaultheria)

Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For use in rheumatism, diarrhea, gout, and febrile conditions [The Merck Index, 4th Edition, 1930]
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Object Name
Crude Drug
Other Terms
Crude Drug; Materia Medica; Drugs; Vegetable; Leaf
date made
before 1964
George Washington University. School of Pharmacy
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
wintergreen leaves (drug material)
glass (overall material)
plastic (lid material)
paper (label material)
overall: 15 cm x 7 cm x 7 cm; 5 29/32 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of George Washington University, School of Pharmacy; Accession 259201 (1964)
Crude Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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