Carter's Little Liver Pills

Description:

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:

A laxative aiding bile flow

Date Made: after 1938

Maker: Carter Products Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: LaxativesBlood & Liver Drugs

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Balm of America

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.293320.1194Catalog Number: 293320.1194Accession Number: 293320

Object Name: otc preparationOther Terms: Drugs

Physical Description: podophyllum resin (drug active ingredients)curacao aloes (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 6 cm x 1 cm; 2 3/8 in x 3/8 inoverall: 2 3/8 in x 3/8 in; x 6.0325 cm x .9525 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d9be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1297948

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