The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A stomachic
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1943
Pinus Medicine Company
Physical Description
alcohol 20% (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
podophyllum (drug active ingredients)
dandelion (drug active ingredients)
sarsaparilla (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 17.145 cm x 6.6675 cm x 4.1275 cm
bottle: 6 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 16.8275 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.81 cm
Place Made
United States: Illinois, Monticello
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Balm of America
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

**Please read before submitting the form**

Have a comment or question about this object to share with the community? Please use the form below. Selected comments will appear on this page and may receive a museum response (but we can't promise). Please note that we generally cannot answer questions about the history, rarity, or value of your personal artifacts.

Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? Please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Enter the characters shown in the image.