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Alka-Seltzer Original Effervescent Antacid Tablets 12 ct.

Alka-Seltzer Original Effervescent Antacid Tablets 12 ct.


Regular price $2.97

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Uses for the temporary relief of:

  • Heartburn, acid indigestion, and sour stomach when accompanied with headache or body aches and pains
  • Upset stomach with headache from overindulgence in food or drink
  • Headache, body aches, and pain alone

MADE IN GERMANY


Ingredients

Active Ingredients (in Each Tablet)...Purpose

Anhydrous Citric Acid 1000mg...Antacid

Aspirin 325mg (NSAID)*...Analgesic

Sodium Bicarbonate (heat-treated) 1916mg...Antacid

*Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug Inactive Ingredients None

Directions
  • fully dissolve 2 tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking

Adults and children 12 years and over, use 2 tablets every 4 hours, or as directed by a doctor.  Do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours

Adults 60 years and over, use 2 tablets every 4 hours, or as directed by a doctor. Do not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours

Children under 12 years, consult a doctor.

Warnings

Do not use if pouch is torn or open.

Warnings

Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:

  • hives
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)
  • shock

Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause serve stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you

  • are age 60 or older
  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
  • take more or for a longer time than directed

Do not use

  • if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask a doctor before use if

  • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have asthma
  • you have a sodium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.
  • taking a prescription drug for diabetes, gout, or arthritis

When using this product do not exceed recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
  • feel faint
  • vomit blood
  • have bloody or black stools
  • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • symptoms get worse or last more than 10 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs
  • new symptoms occur

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control center right away.