Smithsonian museums continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. No re-opening date is available at this time. Check our website and social media for updates.

V-O Pills

V-O Pills

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For constipation, liver and stomach disorders, biliousness, headache, bad breath, dizziness
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1906-1918
Associated Name
Tupper's Pharmacy
maker
Theo. Noel Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
wood (overall packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 2 cm; 2 3/4 in x 13/16 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 6.985 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1980.0698.035
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.035
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Laxatives
Blood & Liver Drugs
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object