225 Fundació Uriach 1838

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Advertisement for the “Allcock Plasters”, a product registered with the General Directorate of Health on March 23 1933, and indicated to alleviate rheumatism, sciatica or low back pain through the effect of some of its ingredients: such as fine incense, burgundy resin, beeswax, myrrh gum, palo santo gum, among others.
This product, originating from the North American house Allcock, located in Ossing (New York), was manufactured in our facilities in the Clot neighborhood, thanks to the pharmacist José María Uriach Balari, and was exclusively distributed in our country by Uriach laboratories.
The retail price of this healing dressing in 1956 was 6.40 pesetas