Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription Tablets


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Changes of Life, "Female Nerves" and Periodic Menstrual Pain (due to functional causes only)

Date Made: c. 1960

Maker: Pierce's Proprietaries, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, Buffalo

Subject: Women's Health ProductsWomen's Health


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Credit Line: Gift of Ben Posen

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2004.3012.13Catalog Number: 2004.3012.13Nonaccession Number: 2004.3012

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: caulophyllum (drug active ingredients)cimicifuga (drug active ingredients)berberis (drug active ingredients)black haw (drug active ingredients)valerian (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 1 cm x 7.2 cm x 6 cm; 3/8 in x 2 13/16 in x 2 3/8 inoverall: 3/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in; .9525 cm x 7.3025 cm x 6.0325 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-657c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1269579

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