Dr. Reeder's Little Liver Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A cure for constipation, sick headache, indigestion, chills and fever, liver complaint, in all its forms. It gives great satisfaction to ladies suffering of tired feeling.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Harts Medicine Company
overall: 7.2 cm x 5 cm; 2 13/16 in x 1 15/16 in
overall: 3 in x 5/8 in; x 7.62 cm x 1.5875 cm
Place Made
United States: Illinois, Lincoln
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
Blood & Liver Drugs
Women's Health Products
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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