Fast Relief of:
- Acid Indigestion
- Upset Stomach
- Heartburn with Headache, Body Aches & Pains
Uses for the relief of:
- Heartburn, acid indigestion, and sour stomach when accompanied with headache or body aches and pains
- Upset stomach with headache from over-indulgence in food or drink
- Pain alone (headache or body and muscular aches and pains)
Fully dissolve 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.
Active Ingredients (in each tablet):
Aspirin 325 mg. Purpose: Analgesic.
Citric Acid 1000 mg. Purpose: Antacid.
Sodium Bicarbonate (heat treated) 1916 mg. Purpose: Antacid.
Reye's Syndrome: Children and teenagers should not use this medicine 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)
If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask 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 aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer.
Ask a doctor before use if you have:
- Bleeding problems
- Stomach problems that last or come back frequently, such as - heartburn, upset stomach, or pain
- 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 anticoagulation (blood thinning), 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.
symptoms get worse or last more than 10 days.
redness or swelling is present.
ringing in the ears or 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.
Each tablet contains: sodium 567mg. Protect from excessive heat. Alka Seltzer in water contains principally the antacid sodium citrate and the analgesic sodium acetylsalicylate.