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Historian Uncovers Truth Behind Bizarre Rattlesnake Root Drug That Promises Cough Relief

Historian Uncovers Truth Behind Bizarre Rattlesnake Root Drug That Promises Cough Relief

The chance discovery of a mysterious “rattlesnake root” potion has unearthed the forgotten story of a spectacular pharmaceutical failure of a time less past than previously thought. Cairns historian Duncan Ray obtained an antique-looking liquid bottle bearing a Rattlesnake Root Cough Blend label that promised “temporary relief from cough and chest cold symptoms.” It was …

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Historian Uncovers Truth Behind Bizarre Rattlesnake Root Drug That Promises Cough Relief

Historian Uncovers Truth Behind Bizarre Rattlesnake Root Drug That Promises Cough Relief

The chance discovery of a mysterious “rattlesnake root” potion has unearthed the forgotten story of a spectacular pharmaceutical failure of a time less past than previously thought. Cairns historian Duncan Ray obtained an antique-looking liquid bottle bearing a Rattlesnake Root Cough Blend label that promised “temporary relief from cough and chest cold symptoms.” It was …

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