Triner's Red Pills


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Recommended in constipation, flatulence, colic, jaundice, coughs and cold, female troubles, rheumatism

Date Made: ca 1900

Maker: Joseph Triner Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, Chicago

Subject: LaxativesCatarrh, Cough & Cold DrugsWomen's Health ProductsRheumatism & Arthritis DrugsWomen's Health


See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & 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: 1979.0798.387Accession Number: 1979.0798Catalog Number: 1979.0798.387

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

Measurements: overall: 7 cm x 2 cm x 2 cm; 2 3/4 in x 13/16 in x 13/16 inbox: 2 3/4 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 6.985 cm x 1.905 cm x 1.905 cmvial: 2 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 6.35 cm x 1.5875 cm


Record Id: nmah_718784

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