DeWitt's Cocomint Laxatives

DeWitt's Cocomint Laxatives

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: DeWitt's Cocomint Laxatives will prove a very pleasant and efficient laxative when used for occasional constipation.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1940
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
phenolphthalein (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 1.5 cm x 6.3 cm x 5.2 cm; 9/16 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 1/16 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 6.35 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.315
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.315
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Laxatives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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