Glycerin Suppositories, Long for Infants

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Directions: Insert one suppository into the rectum. Permit to remain. Bowel action will usually result within a few minutes
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1950
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
McKesson and Robbins
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
Physical Description
glycerin, 415.6 grains per ounce (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements
box: 3 3/8 in x 2 in x 2 in; 8.5725 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm
jar: 3 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.023
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.023
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Laxatives
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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