Hood's Vegetable Pills

Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1920s
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
C.I. Hood and Company
Physical Description
paper (container material)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
aluminum (container material)
Measurements
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
1984.0351.096
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.096
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Laxatives
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Laxatives
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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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