Foley Cathartic Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For disorders of the stomach, liver, and bowels caused by constipation
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
Foley and Company
Physical Description
blue flag (drug active ingredients)
podophyllum resin (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
jimson weed (drug active ingredients)
overall: 2.7 cm x 8 cm x 2.5 cm; 1 1/16 in x 3 1/8 in x in
box: 1 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 7.9375 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 2 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 6.35 cm x 1.5875 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Blood & Liver Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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