Mrs. Winslow's Syrup

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A simple old-fashioned laxative, useful in relief of such symptoms as wind colic and sour stomach due to constipation in infants and young children
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1906
Curtis and Perkins
Physical Description
rhubarb (drug active ingredients)
caraway (drug active ingredients)
oil of anise (drug active ingredients)
senna (drug active ingredients)
sodium carbonate (drug active ingredients)
fennel (drug active ingredients)
sugar syrup (drug active ingredients)
coriander (drug active ingredients)
glycerine (drug active ingredients)
overall: 5 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 3.4925 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
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