Beecham's Pills

Beecham's Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Laxative... beneficial in helpint relieve Headaches, Loginess, Irritability, Sour Stomach, Upset Stomach, Coated Tongue, Bad Breath, Listlessness, when such conditions are due to temporary constipation.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
c. 1940
maker
Eno-Scott & Bowne
place made
United States: New Jersey, Bloomfield
Physical Description
aloes (drug active ingredients)
ginger (drug active ingredients)
coriander (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
oil of rosemary (drug active ingredients)
oil of aniseed (drug active ingredients)
oil of juniper berries (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 2.4 cm x 3.5 cm; 15/16 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 1 in x 1 3/8 in; x 2.54 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
2004.3012.01
catalog number
2004.3012.01
nonaccession number
2004.3012.01
Credit Line
Gift of Ben Posen
subject
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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