Ex-Lax The Chocolated Laxative

Ex-Lax The Chocolated Laxative

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Ex-Lax the chocolated laxative is widely used with good results in cases of occasional constipation.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Date made
ca 1930
Place Made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
overall: 1.7 cm x 7.9 cm x 6.7 cm; 11/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in
overall: 2 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 8.255 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
accession number
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Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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"When I was a child, I was given a chocolate laxative called Broclax (which may have been manufactured in Britain) Is broclax related to Exlax?"

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