Dr. King's Pills

Description:

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For temporary constipation and biliousness

Date Made: ca 1930

Maker: H. E. Bucklen & Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York CityUnited States: Missouri, Saint Louis

Subject: Indigestion & Nausea DrugsLaxatives

Subject:

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

Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1980.0698.056Accession Number: 1980.0698Catalog Number: 1980.0698.056

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

Physical Description: cardboard box (overall packaging material)glass bottle (overall packaging material)cascara (drug active ingredients)podophyllin (drug active ingredients)aloin (drug active ingredients)strychnine sulphate (drug active ingredients)capsicum (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 1 1/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 7.9375 cm x 2.8575 cmbottle: 1 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.54 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-344f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_715824

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