Buckthorn Cordial, Scott & Bowne's

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Especially recommended for habitual constipation and indigestion, and as a laxative and cathartic for children
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1883-1906
maker
Scott and Bowne
Physical Description
rhamnus erangula (buckthorn) (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
twine (container material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 19.05 cm x 5.3975 cm x 4.7625 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
2002.0138.069
accession number
2002.0138
catalog number
2002.0138.069
subject
Laxatives
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Grodanz, David's Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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