Beecham's Pills


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: for the relief of temporary constipation

Maker: Harold F. Ritchie, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Laxatives


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Credit Line: Gift of Michael R. Harris

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1981.0170.025Accession Number: 1981.0170Catalog Number: 1981.0170.025

Object Name: otc preparationOther Terms: otc preparation; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid

Measurements: overall: 6.5 cm x 4.6 cm x 2.2 cm; 2 9/16 in x 1 13/16 in x 7/8 inoverall: 2 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 6.35 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.2225 cm


Record Id: nmah_714985

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