Dr. Hobbs Sparagus Kidney Pills

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A specific for all kidney and blood diseases. Cures Bright's disease, diabetes, bladder troubles, cystitis, nephritis, sleeplessness, nervousness, and congestion of the kidneys. As healthy kidneys make pure blood, they will also cure blood troubles, such as: gout, rheumatism, sallow complexion, anaemia, chlorosis, nervous headache, dizziness, hysteria, neuralgia, etc.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1898-1901
maker
Sterling Remedy Company
Physical Description
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 1 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 1/2 in; 4.1275 cm x 6.6675 cm x 1.27 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
2008.0062.02
accession number
2008.0062
catalog number
2008.0062.02
subject
Health & Medicine
Blood & Liver Drugs
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
Diabetes
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Diabetes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Holstein
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