Wyalin Physiological Laxative and Cholagogue

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Treatment of bilious constipation and as a tonic laxative
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1938
John Wyeth and Brother
Physical Description
bile salts (drug active ingredients)
pancreatic enzymes (drug active ingredients)
cascara extract (drug active ingredients)
nux vomica extract (drug active ingredients)
overall: .75 cm x 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm; 5/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 3/8 in; .9525 cm x 4.7625 cm x 3.4925 cm
Place Made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Canada: Ontario, Walkerville
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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