Smith's Compound Pineapple and Butternut Pills

Smith's Compound Pineapple and Butternut Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Constipation, biliousness, dyspepsia, indigestion, act on liver, bad taste in the mouth, bad complexion, and all diseases of stomach, liver, bowels, and digestive organs.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
Date made
1908-1918
maker
W. F. Smith Company
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
pineapple (overall active ingredients)
butternut (overall active ingredients)
paper (overall; wrapper material)
Measurements
overall: 6.8 cm x 2 cm; 2 11/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 2 7/8 in x 7/8 in; x 7.3025 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1984.0782.187
accession number
1984.0782
catalog number
1984.0782.187
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Laxatives
Blood & Liver Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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