Ramon's Mild Laxative

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Mild laxative
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1950
Physical Description
yellow phenolphthalein (drug active ingredients)
extract of cascara (drug active ingredients)
oleoresin capsicum (drug active ingredients)
partially purified salts of bile (drug active ingredients)
sodium glycocholate (drug active ingredients)
sodium taurocholate (drug active ingredients)
overall: 5.2 cm x 2.7 cm; 2 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in
overall: 2 in x 1 in; 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
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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