NR Candy Coated All Vegetable Laxative

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For conditions caused by or associated with constipation
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1938
Reid Drugstore
Lewis-Howe Company
Physical Description
aloes (drug active ingredients)
cascara sagrada (drug active ingredients)
apocynum (drug active ingredients)
frangula (drug active ingredients)
burdock (drug active ingredients)
dandelion (drug active ingredients)
sarsaparilla (drug active ingredients)
mandrake (drug active ingredients)
rhubarb (drug active ingredients)
juniper berries (drug active ingredients)
prickly ash bark (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
cellophane (container material)
overall: 4.4 cm x 3.3 cm x 1.4 cm; 1 3/4 in x 1 5/16 in x 9/16 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 4.445 cm x 1.27 cm
place made
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
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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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