Ex-Lax The Chocolated Laxative

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For relief of constipation
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1935
Measurements
overall: 1.9 cm x 7.8 cm x 6.8 cm; 3/4 in x 3 1/16 in x 2 11/16 in
overall: 2 5/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 3/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 7.9375 cm x 1.905 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
ID Number
1979.0798.098
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.098
subject
Health & Medicine
Laxatives
Balm of America
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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
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