Ex-Lax "Fig Flavor" Laxative

Ex-Lax "Fig Flavor" Laxative

<< >>
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Laxative. Used in cases of occasional constipation with generally good results.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1930
Place Made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
overall: 2.5 cm x 10 cm x 6.5 cm; in x 3 15/16 in x 2 9/16 in
overall: 2 5/8 in x 4 in x 1 in; 6.6675 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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.


Add a comment about this object