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Cascarets Laxative Angel
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"Cascarets" was a laxative candy produced by the Sterling Remedy Company of New York.
It used the ingredient Cascara made from trees which was an old anti-constipation treatment.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) banned Cascara for this use in 2002.
Cascarets Pills
1. Cascarets Laxative Pills Token
 
Brass, 32mm, 11.04gm
 
Obverse:
Cascarets sitting on toilet
TAILS YOU LOSE
ALL GOING OUT - NOTHING COMING IN
 
Reverse:
HEADS I WIN
CCC in lozenge box logo
CASCARETS
ALWAYS WIN
BEST FOR THE BOWELS
SCHWAAB MILWAUKEE (Manufacturer)
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