Castoria

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A special laxative for infants and growing children
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1948-1956
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Sterling Drug Inc. Centaur-Caldwell Division
Physical Description
alcohol, 3 1/2% (drug active ingredients)
senna extract (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 in; 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Monticello
ID Number
1984.0351.049
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.049
subject
Laxatives
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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