Cascara Compound (Hinkle), 500 Sugar-Coated Compressed Tablets, Pink

Cascara Compound (Hinkle), 500 Sugar-Coated Compressed Tablets, Pink

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Object Name
Cascara Compound
Other Terms
Cascara Compound; Pharmaceuticals; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Parke, Davis and Company
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Physical Description
cascarin, 1/4 gr. (drug active ingredients)
aloin, 1/4 gr. (drug active ingredients)
podophyllum resin, 1/6 gr. (drug active ingredients)
Ext. belladonna leaves, 1/8 gr. (drug active ingredients)
strychnine sulphate, 1/60 gr. (drug active ingredients)
oleoresin ginger, 1/8 gr. (drug active ingredients)
overall: 5 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 3/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.4925 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Joseph F. and Rosemary L. Robrecht
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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