Sirop Raifort Iode de Lancelot (Lancelot's Iodinised Syrup of Horseradish)

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
An old but highly esteemed French preparation, extensively used by and very beneficial to scrofulous, lymphatics, rachitics, syphilitics, etc. Also a tonic, stimulant, alterative, deobstruant and diuretic remedy.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1915
before 1915
E. Fougera and Company
Physical Description
iodine, 2 grains per tablespoon (drug active ingredients)
horseradish (drug active ingredients)
watercress (drug active ingredients)
scurvy grass (drug active ingredients)
box: 8 3/8 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 in; 21.2725 cm x 9.2075 cm x 5.08 cm
bottle: 8 1/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 20.6375 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.445 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
STD Drugs
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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