Dr. Thacher's Senna Laxative Syrup

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For relief of temporary or occasional constipation and biliousness resulting from constipation.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1940
maker
Allied Drug Products Company
Physical Description
senna extractive (drug active ingredients)
methyl salicylate (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 6 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 16.51 cm x 7.3025 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 6 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 15.875 cm x 6.6675 cm x 3.175 cm
Place Made
United States: Tennessee, Chattanooga
ID Number
1979.0798.068
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.68
subject
Health & Medicine
Laxatives
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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