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Dr. Miles Little Pills

Dr. Miles Little Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A mild effective laxative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Miles Laboratories
place made
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Physical Description
aloin (drug active ingredients)
ipecac (drug active ingredients)
podophyllin (drug active ingredients)
aluminum (container material)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements
vial: 1 7/8 in x 1/2 in; 4.7625 cm x 1.27 cm
box: 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 7/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 6.0325 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.091
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.091
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Laxatives
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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