Electric Brand Laxative

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1938
after 1917
Physical Description
chamomile (drug active ingredients)
quassia (drug active ingredients)
alcohol 18% (drug active ingredients)
senna (drug active ingredients)
rhubarb (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
hops (drug active ingredients)
aloes (drug active ingredients)
wahoo (drug active ingredients)
dandelion (drug active ingredients)
gentian (drug active ingredients)
uva ursi (drug active ingredients)
tansy (drug active ingredients)
box: 8 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
bottle: 8 1/8 in x 2 in x 2 in; 20.6375 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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