Dr. Herrick's Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A fine family cathartic. Sick headache, bad breath, nausea, constipation, coated tongue, costiveness, and biliousness.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1920
Dr. Herrick's Family Medicine Company
James F. Ballard
James F. Ballard, Inc.
overall: 2 cm x 3 cm x 5.5 cm; 13/16 in x 1 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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 Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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