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Dr. Peter's Lozogo

Dr. Peter's Lozogo

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Laxative. Stomachic. Carminative. For relief from functional constipation, and, when these troubles are due to constipation, for relief from nervousness, indigestion, upset stomach, headaches, loss of sleep and appetite, flatulence, foul breath and coated tongue. It creates a feeling of warmth in the stomach. It helps expel gas from the stomach and intestines...[label cut off]
In 1892, the manufacturer Peter Fahrney patented a special design for a bottle or flask.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1922
trademark registration date (Dr. Peter's Lozogo)
1922-08-01
maker
Dr. Peter Fahrney and Sons Company
Place Made
Canada: Manitoban, Winnipeg
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
alcohol 14% (drug active ingredients)
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peppermint (drug active ingredients)
spearmint (drug active ingredients)
mountain mint (drug active ingredients)
horsemint (drug active ingredients)
sarsaparilla (drug active ingredients)
sassafras (drug active ingredients)
hyssop (drug active ingredients)
blessed thistle (drug active ingredients)
dittany (drug active ingredients)
ground ivy (drug active ingredients)
johnswort (drug active ingredients)
lemon balm (drug active ingredients)
sage (drug active ingredients)
spikenard (drug active ingredients)
yarrow (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/8 in x 3 3/8 in x 2 in; 25.7175 cm x 8.5725 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.023
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.023
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Laxatives
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Comments

My grandmother used to take Lozogo in the 1950s. She lived in Braidwood Illinois
my husband found an unlabeled bottle at an antique store in Uniontown WA. thanks for having an archive of this.

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