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Herb Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (container material)
cork (container material)
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
box: 8 7/8 in x 3 in x 2 in; 22.5425 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
bottle: 8 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 21.9075 cm x 7.3025 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Cure of kidney, liver, blood, and nerve diseases, and their kindred complaints, such as dropsy, nervous prostration, debility, human decay, loss of energy, mental and physical weakness, overworked brain, defective memory, dimness of sight, pain in side, liver complaint, lame back, cloudy urine, losses and escapes, costiveness, dyspepsia, headache, pimples on face, night sweats, consumptive decline, weakness arising from abuse or overwork, impotence, aversion to society, unfitness to marry, melancholy, restlessness, loss of spirits
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Kidney & Urinary Drugs  Search this
Blood & Liver Drugs  Search this
Nerve & Brain Drugs  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Grodanz, David's Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History