Leonardi's Elixir for the Blood

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: An alterative for the system. Used in chronic rheumatism, gout, pimples, boils, and indolent ulcers; tones the digestive organs and stimulates the appetite.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
S. B. Leonardi and Company
Physical Description
alcohol 19% (overall active ingredients)
box: 8 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 22.225 cm x 8.89 cm x 5.715 cm
bottle: 8 1/8 in x 3 in x 2 in; 20.6375 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New Rochelle
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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 Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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