Wright's IndianVegetable Pills

Wright's IndianVegetable Pills

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Adult, from one to three pills at bed time repeating each night if requred. At first, full dose may be necessary, after which only sufficient should be taken to keep the bowels regular.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
date made
ca 1906-1908
Wright's Indian Vegetable Pill Company, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
vegetable (overall active ingredients)
overall: 2 cm x 5.5 cm x 3.2 cm; 13/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 1/4 in
overall: 5/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.60655 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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