Dr. Hand's Pleasant Physic

Dr. Hand's Pleasant Physic

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For relief of infants, children, or adults suffering from constipation. Especial value during pregnancy, after confinement, and in obstinate constipation. Stimulates the liver, tones the bowels, and does not gripe.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Date made
ca 1920
Hand Medicine Company
Place Made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
alcohol 6% (drug active ingredients)
overall: 5 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 in; 14.9225 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Edward Mogull
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
Women's Health Products
Women's Health
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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