Seidlitz Powders


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: The Oldest Known Saline Laxative to Quickly Remove Temporary Constipation and Headache caused by Sour Stomach, Flatulence, Gas and Acid Eructations.

Maker: Read Drug & Chemical Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Maryland, Baltimore

Subject: Laxatives


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


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Credit Line: Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.0798.358Accession Number: 1979.0798Catalog Number: 1979.0798.358

Object Name: otc preparationTinOther Terms: Tin; Seidlitz Powders; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid

Measurements: overall: 1 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 11.43 cm x 7.9375 cm


Record Id: nmah_718638

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