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The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For dyspepsia, biliousness, constipation, heartburn, headache, indigestion, sour stomach or bad breath and to regulate the stomach and bowels. A very useful laxative for those whose habits are sedentary.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1900
Associated Name
Tupper's Pharmacy
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
cardboard box (overall packaging material)
overall: 5.7 cm x 2 cm x 2 cm; 2 1/4 in x 13/16 in x 13/16 in
box: 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 5.715 cm x 1.905 cm
cylinder: 2 in x 5/8 in; x 5.08 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
Blood & Liver Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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