King's Pills

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Laxative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
H.E. Bucklen and Company
Physical Description
aloin (drug active ingredients)
podophyllin (drug active ingredients)
cascara (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
strychnine sulfate (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 2.8575 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 2 3/4 in x 1 in x 1 in; 6.985 cm x 2.54 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
ID Number
1984.0351.100
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.100
subject
Laxatives
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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