DeWitt's Laxative Cold Tablets

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For common colds, headache due to colds, and simple neuralgia. Gently move the bowels.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
1930 - 1950
Reid Drugstore
E. C. DeWitt and Company
Physical Description
metal (container material)
overall: 6.2 cm x 4.2 cm x 2 cm; 2 7/16 in x 1 5/8 in x 13/16 in
overall: 1 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 4.445 cm x 6.35 cm x .9525 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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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