Dr. Strong's Life Force Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Dr. Strong's Life Force Pills will positively cure biliousness and bilious headache, constipation, sick and nervous headache, torpid liver, nausea, jaundice, general debility, indigestion, malaria, fever and ague, sluggish bowels, dizziness, cramps, loss of appetite, sour stomach, sallow skin, and are an invaluable aid in curing piles, colds, and "grip."
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1905
maker
Chicago Vaporizer Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 3.3 cm x 3.4 cm; 2 3/4 in x 1 5/16 in x 1 5/16 in
box: 1 1/4 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 7.3025 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 2 1/2 in x 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 6.35 cm x 2.2225 cm x 2.2225 cm
corkscrew: 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.104
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.104
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Laxatives
Fever & Chill Drugs
Blood & Liver Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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