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ALKA-SELTZER PLUS COLD MEDICINE (Bayer Healthcare)
Original, Cherry Burst and Orange Zest Flavors
Analgesic, Antihistamine, Nasal Decongestant
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS COLD & SINUS MEDICINE
Non-Drowsy Medicine
Analgesic, Nasal Decongestant
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS COLD & COUGH MEDICINE
Antihistamine, Cough Suppressant, Nasal Decongestant
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS NIGHT-TIME COLD MEDICINE
Cough Suppressant, Antihistamine, Nasal Decongestant
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS
FLU MEDICINE
Analgesic, Cough Suppressant, Antihistamine
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS
NOSE & THROAT COLD MEDICINE
Analgesic, Nasal Decongestant, Cough Suppressant, Antihistamine

Active Ingredients:
per tablet
Original Cherry Burst Orange Zest Cold & Sinus Cold & Cough Night-
Time
Flu Nose & Throat
Aspirin 500 mg
            \/  
Acetaminophen 250 mg
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Chlorpheniramine maleate 2 mg
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Dextromethorphan HBr 10 mg
        \/ \/   \/
Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg
            \/  
Doxylamine succinate 6.25 mg
          \/    
Phenylephrine HCl 5 mg
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Inactive Ingredients:
per tablet
Original Cherry
Burst
Orange
Zest
Cold
Sinus
Cold &
Cough
Night-
Time
Flu Nose & Throat
FD&C Red #40
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FD&C Yellow #6
    \/       \/  
Carmel Color
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Magnesium Stearate
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acesulfame potassium
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aspartame
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citric acid
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dimethicone
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docusate sodium
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flavors
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fumaric acid
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glyceryl behenate
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maltodextrin
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mannitol
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povidone
            \/  
poyethylene glycol behenate
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sodium benzoate
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sodium bicarbonate
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sodium saccharin
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sorbitol
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Uses:

per tablet
Original Cherry
Burst
Orange
Zest
Cold &
Sinus
Cold &
Cough
Night-
Time
Flu Nose & Throat
body aches & pains
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headache
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coughing
        \/ \/ \/ \/
fever
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runny nose
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sinus pain & pressure
      \/        
sneezing
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nasal & sinus congestion
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sore throat
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Directions:

Do not take more than recommended dose.

ALKA-SELTZER PLUS COLD MEDICINE (Original, Cherry Burst and Orange Zest)
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS COLD & SINUS MEDICINE
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS COLD & COUGH MEDICINE
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS NOSE & THROAT MEDICINE
adults and children 12 years and over take 2 tablets fully dissolved in 4 oz. of water every 4 hours do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor
children under 12 years consult a doctor  
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS NIGHT-TIME COLD MEDICINE
adults and children 12 years and over take 2 tablets fully dissolved in 4 oz. of water at bedtime (may be taken every 4 hours) do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor
children under 12 years consult a doctor  
ALKA-SELTZER PLUS FLU MEDICINE
adults and children 12 years and over take 2 tablets fully dissolved in 4 oz. of water every 6 hours do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor
children under 12 years consult a doctor  

Alka-Seltzer Plus Effervescent: Warnings and Other Information

1- Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Medicine (all flavors)

2-  Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Sinus Medicine

3-  Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Cough Medicine

4-  Alka-Seltzer Plus Night-Time Cold Medicine

5-  Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu Medicine

6-  Alka-Seltzer Plus Nose & Throat Cold Medicine

Warnings:

(The numbers following the warnings correspond to the products listed above.)

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.
5
Alcohol warning (acetaminophen): If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take acetaminophen or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Acetaminophen may cause liver damage.
1,2,6
Alcohol warning (aspirin): 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.
5
Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 3 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.
1,5,6
Do not use:
· If you are now taking a prescription Monamine Oxidase Iinhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you are uncertain whether your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
ALL
· if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer.
5
· with any other products containing acetaminophen
1,2,6
Ask a doctor before use if you have
· heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid disease
1,2,3,4,6
· glaucoma
1,3,4,5,6
· ulcers
5
· difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland
ALL
· a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
1,3,4,6
· persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, or emphysema
3,4,5,6
· cough with excessive phlegm (mucus)
3,4,5,6
· a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis, or asthma
5
· stomach problems that persist or recur
5
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are:
· taking sedatives or tranquilizers
1,3,4,5,6
· on a sodium restricted diet
ALL
· taking a prescription drug for anticoagulation (blood thinning), diabetes, gout, arthritis
5
When using this product:
· do not exceed recommended dosage
ALL
· you may get drowsy
1
· marked drowsiness may occur
3,4,5,6
· avoid alcoholic drinks
1,3,4,5,6
· excitability may occur, especially in children
1,3,4,5,6
· alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
1,3,4,5,6
· be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
1,3,4,5,6
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
· an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away
5
· nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs
1,2,3,4,6
· new or unexpected symptoms occur
1,2,5,6
· symptoms do not improve within 7 days or are accompanied by a fever
1,2,3,4,6
· fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
1,2,5,6
· pain gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
5
· redness or swelling is present
1,2,5,6
· cough persists for more than 7 days, tends to recur, or is accompanied by a fever, rash, or persistent headache. These may be signs of a serious condition.
3,4,5,6
· ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
5
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
ALL
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.
5
Keep out of reach of children
ALL
Overdose warning (aspirin): In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
5
Overdose warning (acetaminophen): Taking more than the recommended dose can cause serious health problems. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
1,2,3,4,6

Other Information:

(The numbers following the infornation correspond to the products listed above.)

· this product does not contain phenylpropanolamine (PPA) ALL
· protect from excessive heat ALL
  Sodium
Content
(per tablet)
Phenylketonurics:
Phenylalanine Content
(per tablet)
Original 475 mg 8.4 mg
Orange Zest 475 mg 4.2 mg
Cherry Burst 475 mg 5.6 mg
Cold & Sinus 475 mg 4.2 mg
Cold & Cough 504 mg 11 mg
Night-Time 474 mg 7.8 mg
Flu 386 mg 6.7 mg
Nose & Throat 360 mg 5.6 mg

How Supplied:

Specific to Cold Medicine:   Contains 12, 20, and 36 Effervescent Tablets.

Specific to Cold & Sinus Medicine, Cold & Cough Medicine, Night-Time Cold Medicine, Flu Medicine: Contains 20 Effervescent Tablets.

Questions or comments?

1-800-800-4793 or
www.alka-seltzerplus.com

Bayer Corporation

Consumer Care Division

Morristown, NJ 07960 USA

PRODUCT PHOTO(S):

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