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Silvia M. Ferretti, D.O. Museum of Osteopathic Medicine

Object Record

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Title Fluid Extract No.229
Object Name Bottle, Medicine
Credit line Silvia M. Ferretti, D.O Medical Museum
Year Range from 1930
Description Fluid Extract No.229
Grindelia, N.F
Eli Lilly & Co., Indianapolis, IND, USA

Grindelia has a calming effect on the heart muscles, which makes it effective in the natural treatment of asthma and bronchial conditions, particularly when these are linked with an increase in the rate at which the heart beats and nervous response.
It is also used an herbal remedy for whooping cough and respiratory catarrh.
It is a potent expectorant, which helps clear up severe congestion that occurs in the case of chronic bronchitis, asthma and emphysema.
In addition, it is used as an antispasmodic and a urinary tract disinfectant.
Grindelia has also been used for a long time as a remedy for dermatitis caused by poison oak or poison ivy.

Search Terms Apothecary
Subjects Bottles
Medical equipment & supplies
Pharmaceutical industry
Collection Eli Lilly & Co. Bottles
Accession number Pharma. 3