Carlsbader Sprudel Salz (Carlsbad Sprudel-Salts)

Carlsbader Sprudel Salz (Carlsbad Sprudel-Salts)

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
In doses of one-half to one teaspoonful it is an excellent aperient, laxative, and diuretic. The Salt should be taken dissolved in a tumblerful of the Natural Carlsbad Water or in warm water. For temporary and chronic constipation use one teaspoonful of the Salt dissolved in a tumblerful of warm Carlsbad Sprudel Water before breakfast. It will produce regular evacuations, easy and free of pain.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Date made
ca 1925
maker
Carlsbad Products Company
Place Made
Czechoslovakia
United States: New York, New York City
Measurements
overall: 11.4 cm x 5 cm x 4.8 cm; 4 1/2 in x 1 15/16 in x 1 7/8 in
box: 4 1/2 in x 2 in x 2 in; 11.43 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm
bottle: 4 in x 2 in; 10.16 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10410.06
catalog number
M-10410
accession number
246707
subject
Laxatives
Foreign & Imported Products
G.E. Damon Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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"I have a bottle that once held Carlsbad Sprudel-Salts and matches the box you display. For indications it says " "For chronic catarrh of the stomach, liver complaint bile and simple jaundice. For temporary and chronic constipation 1 or 2 teaspoonfuls of the Salt dissolved in warm Carlsbad Sprudel Water before breakfast will produce regular evacuations, easy and free from pain. ""

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