Pil. Lilly Aphrodisiaca

Pil. Lilly Aphrodisiaca

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The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: As a nerve tonic, indicated in mental overwork, sexual debility, impotency. Beneficial in cases of nocturnal emission, the result of excesses, mental apathy or indifference, and in an enfeebled condition of the general system, with weakness or dull pain in the lumbosacral region. In diseases of the reproductive organs of the female, and especially of the uterus,... as a uterine tonic,... is of value in leucorrhea, amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, to to remove tendency to miscarriage.
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Other Terms
Pharmaceutical; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Date made
Associated Name
Tupper's Pharmacy
Eli Lilly and Company
place made
United States: Indiana, Indianapolis
Physical Description
damiana (overall material)
nux vomica (drug active ingredients)
phosphorous (drug active ingredients)
glass (overall material)
overall: 3 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 in; 9.8425 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.54 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
Aphrodisiacs & Potency Drugs
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National Museum of American History
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