Hollis' Fluid Extract Cardamon & Ginger

Hollis' Fluid Extract Cardamon & Ginger

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A grateful stimulant and tonic; used freely in dyspepsia, flatulent colic, pain in the stomach, faintness, diarrhea, etc.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Date made
ca 1890
Thomas Hollis
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
overall: 8 3/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in; 21.2725 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10766 [dup17]
catalog number
accession number
Diarrhea Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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