Foley Family Pills for Constipation (Box of 12 Packages)

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For constipation, biliousness and headache
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1930
Reid Drugstore
Foley and Company
Physical Description
croton oil, 1-135 of a grain (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
overall: 13.8 cm x 9.5 cm x 1.9 cm; 5 7/16 in x 3 3/4 in x 3/4 in
box: 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 13.97 cm x 9.525 cm
vial, each: 2 5/8 in x 1/2 in; x 6.6675 cm x 1.27 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
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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