Lekotoria Herb Tonic

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A pleasant tasting preparation with laxative properties, useful for the relief of occasional constipation. Laxative, stomachic, carminative.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1930-1950
maker
Myers Laboratories
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Warren
Physical Description
aloin (drug active ingredients)
alcohol, 1% (drug active ingredients)
cascara (drug active ingredients)
gentian (drug active ingredients)
wild cherry (drug active ingredients)
rhubarb (drug active ingredients)
broom tops (drug active ingredients)
senna (drug active ingredients)
senna pods (drug active ingredients)
centaury (drug active ingredients)
bitter oranges (drug active ingredients)
uva ursi (drug active ingredients)
golden seal herb (drug active ingredients)
triticum (drug active ingredients)
peppermint (drug active ingredients)
buchu (drug active ingredients)
licorice (drug active ingredients)
sarsaparilla (drug active ingredients)
cardamon (drug active ingredients)
cinnamon (drug active ingredients)
caraway (drug active ingredients)
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
metal (container material)
cardboard (container material)
Measurements
box: 9 in x 4 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 22.86 cm x 10.4775 cm x 5.715 cm
bottle: 8 1/8 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 20.6375 cm x 8.5725 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
2008.0018.189
catalog number
2008.0018.189
accession number
2008.0018
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
subject
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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