Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Purgative Pellets

Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Purgative Pellets

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: anti-bilious granules
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
1906 - 1938
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)
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
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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