Dr. J. Lariviere's Black Hellebore Co. (Female Pills)

Dr. J. Lariviere's Black Hellebore Co. (Female Pills)

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: An infallible remedy, specially used and recommended in obstruction and supressed menstruation. For leucorrhoea or whites, prolapsus or falling of the womb, inflammation or ovaries, dysmenorrhoea, or painful menstruation, profuse menstruation, or menorrhagia.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
ca 1900
Lariviere, Joseph
box: 3 7/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 in; 9.8425 cm x 3.4925 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 3 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 in; 9.2075 cm x 3.4925 cm x 2.54 cm
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accession number
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Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
Women's Health Products
Women's Health
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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