Dr. Herrick's Pills

Dr. Herrick's Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A fine family cathartic. Sick headache, bad breath, nausea, constipation, coated tongue, costiveness, and biliousness.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1920
maker
Dr. Herrick's Family Medicine Company
James F. Ballard
James F. Ballard, Inc.
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x 3 cm x 5.5 cm; 13/16 in x 1 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.532
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.532
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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