Alka Seltzer Antacid/Analgesic, Original, Effervescent Tablets,36ea
Other Information: Each tablet contains: sodium 567 mg. Store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat. Alka-Seltzer in water contains principally the antacid sodium citrate and the analgesic sodium acetylsalicylate.Misc: Anhydrous citric acid/antacid. Aspirin (NSAID)/analgesic. Sodium bicarbonate/antacid. Fast relief of: heartburn; upset stomach; acid indigestion with headache; body aches. Questions or comments? 1-800-986-0369 (Mon - Fri 9AM - 5PM EST). Take Alka-Seltzer any time - morning, noon, or night - when you need relief from heartburn, upset stomach, acid indigestion with headache or body aches. Made in Mexico.
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.
Directions: Place two (2) tablets in 4 oz of water. Dissolve tablets completely. You do not have to drink any of the residue that may be on the bottom of the glass. The medicines of Alka-Seltzer are in the water. Fully dissolve 2 tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking.Adults and Children 12 Years and Over: 2 tablets every 4 hours, or as directed by a doctor. Do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours.Adults 60 Years and Over: 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.
Active Ingredients: In Each Tablet: Anhydrous Citric Acid (1000 mg),Aspirin (325 mg) (NSAID),Sodium Bicarbonate (Heat-Treated) (1916 mg).Purpose: Antacid;Analgesic; Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug,Antacid.Inactive Ingredients: None.
Warnings: Reye's syndrome warning: 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 or 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: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe 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. Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning: 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. Other warnings: Do not use if pouch is torn or open.
- BRAND: Alka Seltzer
- SIZE: 36 ea
- STRENGTH: 325-1916-1000MG
- FSA/HSA Eligible: FSA/HSA Eligible
- FORM: Tablet
- FLAVOR: Original