Partola Laxative

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: An aid to good health. Candy laxative and internal antiseptic.
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1923
maker
Partola Products Co.
Measurements
overall: 2.3 cm x 4.8 cm x 3.8 cm; 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 4.7625 cm x 3.81 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
1979.0798.408
catalog number
1979.0798.408
accession number
1979.0798
subject
Health & Medicine
Laxatives
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Exhibition
Object Project
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
Additional Media

Visitor Comments

10/13/2016 9:18:49 PM
Raymond Fiorini
I used Partola as a child, it was mild and performed great. What was the ingediants for Partola?
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