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Keasbey and Mattison Company  Search this
Physical Description:
guarana (drug active ingredients)
hydrobromic acid (drug active ingredients)
caffeine (drug active ingredients)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
overall: 6 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Ambler
Date made:
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For brain workers. This delightful effervescent salt is an almost certain remedy for the relief of the nervous headache resulting from overtaxed mental energy or excitement, acute attacks of indigestion, the depression following alcoholic excesses, the supra-sensitiveness of chloral, morphia, and opium habitues, and with ladies the headache and backache of neurasthenia, hysteria, dysmenorrhoea and kindred disorders. A great boon and prompt source of relief in almost all cases of headache and distress attending mental fatigue and physical exhaustion, it commends itself especially to physicians, teachers, clergyman, lawyers, merchants and others following professions or pursuits requiring nerve energy subjecting to mental strain.
Currently not on view
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
Nerve & Brain Drugs  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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Balm of America
Botanical Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History