Liver Salts


The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:

Liver salts are most useful in promoting the elimination of decomposed food products resulting from indiscretions in eating and drinking, and relieving the sequels, such as dizziness or sick headache, constipation and excessive accumulation of [...] or uric acid compounds in the blood. It does not gripe or cause pain.

Maker: J.A. Eberly

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Robert Grodanz, David's Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2002.0138.138Accession Number: 2002.0138Catalog Number: 2002.0138.138

Object Name: otc preparationOther Terms: Drugs

Physical Description: sodium phosphate; sulphate; chloride; citrate; tartrate (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 in; 8.89 cm x 5.08 cm


Record Id: nmah_1215538

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