Bliss Native Herbs, 200 Tablets


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: a laxative and stimulent, a diuretic for the kidneys, a stomachic.

Dose: Average laxative dose is one tablet nightly but regulate from half to three tablets according to bowel action.

Directions: Take with a glassful of water or fruit juice. As conditions indicate, gradually reduce dose and frequency of taking until discontinued. Drink 6 to 8 glassfuls of water daily.

Associated Name: Alonzo O. Bliss Medical CompanyMaker: Alonzo O. Bliss Medical Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia, WashingtonCanada: Quebec, Montreal

Subject: LaxativesIndigestion & Nausea DrugsKidney & Urinary Drugs


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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Sidney Glaser

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0481.022Catalog Number: 1985.0481.022Accession Number: 1985.0481

Object Name: Patent MedicineObject Type: Drugs

Physical Description: aloes (overall active ingredients)licorice (overall active ingredients)mandrake (overall active ingredients)gentian (overall active ingredients)galangal n.f.v (overall active ingredients)uva ursi (overall active ingredients)buchu (overall active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 9.8 cm x 5.5 cm x 2.5 cm; 3 7/8 in x 2 3/16 in x inoverall: 2 1/4 in x 4 in x 1 1/8 in; 5.715 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.8575 cm


Record Id: nmah_209418

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