Chamberlain's Tablets (Pastilles Dechamberlain)

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Laxative, cathartic, physic. For biliousness and headaches due to temporary constipation.
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
Reid Drugstore
Chamberlain Medicine Company
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
overall: 6.5 cm x 4 cm x 2.2 cm; 2 9/16 in x 1 9/16 in x 7/8 in
box: 1 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 in; 4.1275 cm x 6.6675 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 2 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 3/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.905 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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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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