Dr. Simmons Squaw Vine Compound

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Recommended for the relief of diseases peculiar to women, and derangements arising from disorders of the female organs. Also for general debility and as a nerve tonic.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1920
ca 1930
ca 1900
C. F. Simmons Medicine Company
Physical Description
alcohol 12% (drug active ingredients)
box: 9 3/8 in x 3 in x 2 in; 23.8125 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
bottle: 9 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 7.3025 cm x 3.81 cm
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Women's Health Products
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
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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