- Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains or as recommended by your doctor
- Ask your doctor about other uses for St.Joseph® Adult Enteric 81 mg. Coated Aspirin
Drink a full glass of water with each dose.
Adults and children 12 years and over: Take 4 to 8 tablets every 4 hours while symptoms persist. Do not exceed 48 tablets in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor.
Children under 12: Do not use unless directed by a doctor.
Active Ingredients (in each tablet):
Aspirin 81 mg. Purpose: Pain reliever.
Cellulose, Corn Starch, FD&C Red #40, FD&C Yellow #6, Glyceryl Monostearate, Iron Oxide, Methacrylic Acid, Silicon Dioxide, Simethicone, Stearic Acid, Triethyl Citrate.
Reye's Syndrome: Children and teenagers should not use this drug for chicken pox or flu symptoms before a doctor is consulted about Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness reported to be associated with aspirin.
Allergy Alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:
- facial swelling
- asthma (wheezing)
Alcohol warning: If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, as your doctor whether you should take aspirin or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Aspirin may cause stomach bleeding.
Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer.
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- Bleeding problems
- Stomach problems that last or come back such as heartburn, upset stomach or pain
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug for:
- Anticoagulation (blood thinning)
Stop use and ask a doctor if
- Allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
- Ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
- Pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
- New symptoms occur
- Redness or swelling is present
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin during the last three 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.