Heneph's Blue Flag Laxative Tablets

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
The prevention of appendicitis and the relief of constipation
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1920
maker
Heneph Company Inc.
Place Made
United States: New York, Kingston
Physical Description
irisin (drug active ingredients)
podophyllin (drug active ingredients)
belladonna (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x 7 cm x 4.3 cm; 13/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 11/16 in
box: 1 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 4.445 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.2225 cm
vial: 2 1/4 in x 5/8 in; 5.715 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
MG*293320.1304
catalog number
293320.1304
accession number
293320
subject
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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