Ramon's Pink Pills

Ramon's Pink Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: An adult laxative for sluggish bowels due to temporary constipation.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
maker
Brown Manufacturing Company
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
Physical Description
metal (container material)
aloin (drug active ingredient)
podophyllin (drug active ingredient)
yellow phenolphthalein not usp (drug active ingredient)
extract cascara sagrada (drug active ingredient)
Measurements
overall: 5.2 cm x 2 cm; 2 1/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 2 in x 7/8 in; 5.08 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
2008.0018.091
catalog number
2008.0018.091
accession number
2008.0018
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
subject
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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