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Dr. Marvin's Mandrake Pills

Dr. Marvin's Mandrake Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For constipation, headache, torpid liver, biliousness, indigestion, nervous headache, and the complexion
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1900
maker
D. C. Bayne
Place Made
United States: New York, Utica
Physical Description
mandrake (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 6.6675 cm x 1.5875 cm
bottle: 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 6.35 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
1989.0711.32
accession number
1989.0711
catalog number
1989.0711.32
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
subject
Blood & Liver Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Laxatives
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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