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Arm and Hammer Baking Soda

Dosage form: powder, for solution
Ingredients: SODIUM BICARBONATE 1g in 1g
Labeler: Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
NDC Code: 10237-589

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Sodium Bicarbonate 100%

Purpose

Antacid

Skin Protectant

USES

Antacid Uses relieves:

  • heartburn
  • acid indigestion
  • sour stomach
  • upset stomach due to these symptoms

                                                                                                                                                                                             

Skin Protectant Uses

  • temporarily protects and helps relieve minor skin irritation and itching due to:
    • poison ivy, oak and sumac
    • insect bites

WARNINGS

Antacid Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have a sodium-restricted diet.
                                                                                                                                                                                     

Skin Protectant Warnings

When using this product

  • do not get into eyes
  • in some cases, soaking too long may overdry

ASK DOCTOR/PHARMACIST Antacid

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug.  Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

Do not administer to children under age 5.

STOMACH WARNING:  TO AVOID SERIOUS INJURY, DO NOT TAKE UNTIL POWDER IS COMPLETELY DISSOLVED.  IT IS VERY IMPORTANT NOT TO TAKE THIS PRODUCT WHEN OVERLY FULL FROM FOOD OR DRINK.  Consult a doctor if severe stomach pain occurs after taking this product.

Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks.

                                                                                                                                                                                        


Skin Protectant
Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition worsens
  • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE Antacid Directions
  • add 1/2 teaspoon to 1/2 glass (4 fl. oz.) of water every 2 hours, or as directed by physician.  Dissolve completely in water.  Accurately measure 1/2 teaspoon.
  • do not take more than the following amounts in 24 hours:
    • seven 1/2 teaspoons
    • three 1/2 teaspoons if you are over 60 years
  • do not use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks.
Other information
  • each 1/2 teaspoon contains 616mg sodium
                                                                                                                                                                                    


Skin Protectant Directions
Adults and children 2 years of age and older:
For use as a paste
  • add enough water to the sodium bicarbonate to form a paste
  • apply to the affected area of the skin as needed, or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 2 years: ask a doctor              
For use as a soak in the bath
  • dissolve 1 to 2 cups in a tub of warm water
  • soak for 10 to 30 minutes as needed, or as directed by a doctor
  • pat dry (do not rub) to keep a thin layer on the skin
  • children under 2 years: ask a doctor
For use as a compress or wet dressing
  • add sodium bicarbonate to water to make a mixture in a container
  • soak a clean, soft cloth in the mixture
  • apply cloth loosely to affected area for 15-30 minutes
  • repeat as needed or as directed by a doctor
  • discard mixture after each use
  • children under 2 years: ask a doctor

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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ARM AND HAMMER BAKING SODA 
sodium bicarbonate powder, for solution
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10237-589
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
SODIUM BICARBONATE (BICARBONATE ION) SODIUM BICARBONATE1 g  in 1 g
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:10237-589-08227 g in 1 CARTON
2NDC:10237-589-01454 g in 1 CARTON
3NDC:10237-589-02907 g in 1 CARTON
4NDC:10237-589-041810 g in 1 CARTON
5NDC:10237-589-136120 g in 1 BAG
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33101/01/2000
Labeler - Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (001211952)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Church & Dwight Co., Inc.785302451api manufacture, manufacture
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Church & Dwight Co., Inc.097622153manufacture, api manufacture

Revised: 02/2012
 
Church & Dwight Co., Inc.

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