Dr. Edwards' Olive Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A pleasant laxative
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1940
Olive Tablet Company
Physical Description
extract stramonium, 1/800 gr. per tablet (drug active ingredients)
podophyllin (drug active ingredients)
aloin (drug active ingredients)
cascarin bitter po. (drug active ingredients)
overall: 6.2 cm x 3 cm x 2.1 cm; 2 7/16 in x 1 3/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 2 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 7/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 3.175 cm x 2.2225 cm
Place Made
United States: Ohio, Columbus
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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 Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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