Calotabs Laxative

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For a gentle laxative and for relieving constipation
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1950
maker
Calotabs Company, Inc.
Physical Description
cardboard box (overall packaging material)
dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate (drug active ingredients)
casamthranol (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 8.8 cm x 5.5 cm x 1.4 cm; 3 7/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 9/16 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 8.89 cm x 1.27 cm
Place Made
United States: South Carolina, Greenville
ID Number
1980.0698.045
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.045
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 Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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