Joshanda, herbal medicine, Pakistan, 2004-2005

Made:
2004-2005 in Pakistan
maker:
Hamdard (Waqf) Laboratories
Joshanda A herbal remedy for cough, cold and flu. General view. Black background.

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Joshanda A herbal remedy for cough, cold and flu. General view. Black background.
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Plastic sachet containing Joshanda, a selection of dried herbs used in Unani Tibb medicine to treat flu, coughs and colds, made by Hamdard Laboratories (waqf), Pakistan, c2004-2005.

A plastic sachet containing Joshanda, a Unani Tibb herbal medicine used to treat flu, coughs and colds. Unani Tibb medicines have been produced commercially for about 70 years in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
2005-692
Materials:
materia medica, paint and plastic (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (lying flat): 24 mm x 114 mm x 180 mm, 0.034 kg
type:
unani tibb herbal medicine
taxonomy:
  • drug
  • herbal medicine
credit:
Khadija Khan