Hood's Vegetable Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A mild, efficient cathartic and after-dinner pill. To relieve sick headache and biliousness.
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1920s
Reid Drugstore
C.I. Hood and Company
Physical Description
paper (container material)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
aluminum (container material)
overall: 5.5 cm x 3 cm x 2.4 cm; 2 3/16 in x 1 3/16 in x 15/16 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 in; 3.175 cm x 6.0325 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea 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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