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Medical Topics

These blog posts were written by guest blogger, Sonja McCrimmon. Medical issues are interesting to examine when looking at the collection of medical articles that are available at the Museum.

This small bottle contains 1.5 fluid ounces of syrup that contains senna, sodium citrate, fennel, sodium bicarbonate, rhubarb, oil of anise, glycerin, and sugar. We’ve seen these ingredients in other medications for gastrointestinal disorders. This one says that it’s a... [Continue Reading]