Dr. Thacher's Senna Laxative Syrup

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.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1940
Allied Drug Products Company
Physical Description
senna extractive (drug active ingredients)
methyl salicylate (drug active ingredients)
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
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
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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