Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Purgative Pellets

Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Purgative Pellets

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: anti-bilious granules
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
1906 - 1938
1906-1938
maker
World's Dispensary Medical Association
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
Physical Description
paper (container material)
may apple (podophyllin) (drug active ingredient)
jalap (drug active ingredient)
aloin (drug active ingredient)
extract of nux vomica (drug active ingredient)
extract of stramonium (drug active ingredient)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 1.8 cm; 2 3/4 in x 11/16 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 3/4 in; x 6.985 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
2008.0018.042
catalog number
2008.0018.042
accession number
2008.0018
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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