Sal Laxa

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Treatment of constipation, rheumatism
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1938
Sharp and Dohme
Physical Description
sodium sulphate (drug active ingredients)
sodium phosphate (drug active ingredients)
magnesium sulphate (drug active ingredients)
potassium and sodium tartrate (drug active ingredients)
lithium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
caffeine (drug active ingredients)
fruit acid (drug active ingredients)
box: 7 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 18.7325 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm
bottle: 7 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 18.415 cm x 5.3975 cm x 5.3975 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
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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