Warner's Cathartic Pills

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For constipation; a gentle and efficient laxative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
maker
Warner's Safe Remedies Company
Physical Description
paper (container packaging material)
glass (container packaging material)
cardboard (container packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 3.2 cm; 2 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in
vial: 2 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 1.905 cm
cylinder: 2 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 3.175 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Rochester
ID Number
1980.0698.014
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.014
subject
Laxatives
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 Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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