Lavoris Healing Antiseptic


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

Astringent, Antiseptic and Deodorant. Lavoris as a mouth wash for daily use is eminently beneficial, it is healing and hardens the gums, purifies the breath and tones the entire oral cavity. Catarrh, bad breath. Phyorrhea, Alveolaris, or Insterstitial Gingivitis. Bleeding gums. Spongy gums. After Extraction. Daily Mouth Wash. Local tonic and promotes the flow of saliva, thereby increasing the alkalinity of the oral fluid. Sore throat or tonsilitis. Canker or sore mouth. Cuts or wounds. Burns or scalds. Douche.

Maker: Lavoris Chemical Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis

Subject: Women's Health


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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2010.0213.005Accession Number: 2010.0213Catalog Number: 2010.0213.005

Object Name: otc preparationoral hygiene productfeminine hygiene

Physical Description: glass (container material)paper (container material)alcohol, 3% (drug active ingredients)zinc chloride, 2.191 per liter (drug active ingredients)menthol, 0.568 per liter (drug active ingredients)ol. cassia zyl., 1.365 per liter (drug active ingredients)saccharin, 0.374 per liter (drug active ingredients)ol. caryophyl, 0.311 per liter (drug active ingredients)formaldehyde (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 6 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 15.5575 cm x 5.715 cm


Record Id: nmah_1396092

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