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ASPIRIN TABLETS BP 300MG

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16 Tablets Item Code AVL024/5 (to be confirmed)
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aspirin
300mg
tablets
16 tablets
GSL

Do not give to children under 16 years
of age unless on the advice of a doctor.
If symptoms persist for more than 3 days
consult your doctor.
Warnings:
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE
Do not take if you are allergic to aspirin
or any other anti-inflammatory pain
killers or any of the other ingredients, if
you have or ever had a stomach ulcer, or
have or ever had gout or blood clotting
disorders. Consult your doctor before
taking aspirin if you are pregnant or
breastfeeding, you suffer from asthma or
are taking other medication.

Storage: Do not store above 25˚C.
Store in the original package.
KEEP OUT OF THE SIGHT AND
REACH OF CHILDREN.
Use by the date on the label edge.
Made by the PL Holder:
Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London,
NW9 0EQ
PL 08977/0002
Specially packed for
Independent Food Services Ltd.,
Milton Keynes, MK5 8HJ
AVL024/5

Read attached leaflet for full instructions before use.

Ingredients:
Each Tablet contains active: aspirin 300mg.
Also contains inactive: lactose, potato starch and talc.
Usage: For the relief of mild to moderate pain including headache,
migraine, neuralgia (nerve pain), toothache, sore throat and period pains.
For the symptomatic relief of colds and flu, rheumatic pain, sprains
and strains, muscular aches, fibrositis, sciatica, lumbago, joint
swelling and stiffness.
How to take: Check the bottle seal is not broken before first use. If it
is do not take the tablets.
For oral use. The tablets should be swallowed with a drink of water.
Dosage: Adults, the elderly and children over 16 years:
1 to 3 tablets to be swallowed with water every 4 hours, or as
directed by your doctor. Not more than 4 doses in any 24 hours.
A lower dose is recommended for the elderly.

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rheumatic pain, sciatica, lumbago, muscle aches, fibrositis,
joint swelling and stiffness.

Patient Information Leaflet for

Aspirin 300 mg Tablets
Read this leaflet carefully before taking these tablets.
It does not contain all the information about your medicine
that you may need to know, so ask your doctor or pharmacist
if you have any questions.
This leaflet only applies to Aspirin 300 mg Tablets.

1. WHAT THESE TABLETS DO

These tablets contain Aspirin which is a type of painkiller. It is
used to relieve pain, swelling and high temperature. It can be
used to treat headaches, migraine, neuralgia, toothache, sore
throat, period pains and for the relief of sprains, strains,

2. CHECK BEFORE YOU TAKE

Do not take these tablets if you:
• Are allergic to Aspirin, NSAIDs which includes those when in
attacks of asthma, angioedema, uticaria or rhinitis have
been precipitated by aspirin or any other NSAID or any of
the other ingredients listed in section 6
• Have a stomach ulcer or have had problems with ulcers in
the past
• Suffer from haemophilia or any other bleeding condition
• Suffer from gout or had in the past
• Are in the last 3 months of pregnancy or are breast feeding.

Important warning:
Do not give this medicine to children under the age of 16
unless your doctor tells you. This is because there is a possible
association between Aspirin and Reye’s Syndrome when given to
children. Reye’s syndrome is a very rare disease, which can be fatal.
Take special care and tell your doctor if you:
• Are intolerant to some sugars as these tablets contain lactose
• Have asthma or have ever had it in the past
• Have dehydration
• Have been told you are deficient in glucose-6-phosphate
dehydrogenase
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are already taking
any of the following medicines, as their effectiveness may
be influenced by aspirin if they are taken at the same time.

• Metoclopramide (for sickness and digestive disorders)
• Blood thinning medicines such as Heparin, Warfarin or
nicoumalone
• Corticosteroids e.g. hydrocortisone (which can be used for
arthritis, asthma and inflammatory conditions)
• Anti-inflammatory medicines or steroids for pain and
inflammation e.g. ibuprofen
• High blood pressure medicines e.g diuretic/water tablets,
Angio-ll receptor antagonists or ACE inhibitors
• Epilepsy medicines e.g. Phenytoin, Sodium valproate
• Methotrexate (for psoriasis, arthritis or tumours)
• Antacids for indigestion
• Probenecid or sulphinpyrazone for gout
• Anti-depressants e.g. citalopram

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Before using aspirin inform your doctor about the medicines
you are taking. If you are using aspirin regularly seek advice of
your doctor before taking any other medicine (including other
medicines that you have bought).
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this
medicine. Aspirin should not be taken in the last three months
of pregnancy. Do not take this medicine if you are
breastfeeding.

3. HOW TO TAKE THE TABLETS

Dosage in adults, the elderly and children over the age of
16 years:
Take 1 to 3 tablets with water, every 4 hours.

Do not take more than 4 doses in any 24 hours.
A lower dose is recommended for the elderly.
When taking this medicine, it is important to remember the
following:
• Do not give to children aged under 16 years unless told to
by your doctor
• Do not exceed the stated dose
• Seek medical attention IMMEDIATELY if you accidentally
take too many tablets
• If you miss a dose, do not take a double dose to make up
for the missed dose
• If symptoms persist for more than 3 days consult your doctor

Aspirin 300 mg Tablets
Read attached leaflet for full instructions before use.
Ingredients:
Each Tablet contains active: aspirin 300mg.
Also contains inactive: lactose, potato starch and talc.
Usage:
For the relief of mild to moderate pain including headache,
migraine, neuralgia (nerve pain), toothache, sore throat and
period pains.
For the symptomatic relief of colds and flu, rheumatic pain,
sprains and strains, muscular aches, fibrositis, sciatica,
lumbago, joint swelling and stiffness.
How to take:
Check the bottle seal is not broken before first use.
If it is do not take the tablets.

4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS

Most people will not have problems, but some may get some.
If you get any of these serious side effects, stop taking the
tablets. See a doctor at once:
• You are sick and it contains blood or dark particles that look
like coffee grounds
• Pass blood in your stools or pass black tarry stools
• Stomach problems including pain, indigestion or heartburn
• Allergic reactions such as skin rash, swelling of the face,
neck or throat, worsening of asthma, difficulty in breathing
• Bleeding on the brain which may cause a severe headache
or stroke

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For oral use. The tablets should be swallowed with a drink of
water.
Dosage:
Adults, the elderly and children over 16 years:
1 to 3 tablets to be swallowed with water every 4 hours, or as
directed by your doctor. Not more than 4 doses in any 24 hours.
A lower dose is recommended for the elderly.
Do not give to children under 16 years of age unless on
the advice of a doctor.
If symptoms persist for more than 3 days consult your doctor.
Warnings:
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.

Do not take if you are allergic to aspirin or any other
anti-inflammatory pain killers or any of the other ingredients,
if you have or ever had a stomach ulcer, or have or ever had
gout or blood clotting disorders. Consult your doctor before
taking aspirin if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, you suffer
from asthma or are taking other medication.
Storage:
Do not store above 25˚C. Store in the original package.
KEEP OUT OF THE SIGHT AND REACH OF CHILDREN.
Use by the date on the label edge.
Made by the PL Holder: Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
London, NW9 0EQ
PL 08977/0002
GSL
Specially packed for
Independent Food Services Ltd.,Milton Keynes, MK5 8HJ

These other effects are less serious.
If they bother you talk to a pharmacist:
• Feeling sick, being sick, changes to the stomach lining
(swelling or ulcers)
• Increased bleeding time when you cut yourself, bleeding
under the skin which may look like bruising
• Nose bleeds (if a nose bleed is severe or lasts for a long
time, talk to a doctor straight away)
• Hearing problems (e.g. ringing in the ears) feeling dizzy
(vertigo), feeling confused

5. STORING YOUR MEDICINE

Keep your medicine in a safe place where children cannot see
or reach it.
Do not store above 25°C.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date printed on the
packaging.

6. MORE ABOUT YOUR MEDICINE

The active ingredient in these tablets is aspirin 300mg.
The inactive ingredients are potato starch, lactose, and talc.

a s p i r i n
m g

t a b l e t s

aspirin
#cjj mg
tablets

# denotes unique number symbol

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Aspirin 300mg tablets are available in blister packs of 2, 4, 8,
12, 16, 24, 32, 48, 50, 96 or 100 tablets and they are also
available in container packs of 8, 16, 24, 25, 32, 50,100, 250,
500, 1000 or 5000 tablets (Not all pack sizes are marketed).
Date of text revision: April 2014

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The product licence holder and manufacturer is
Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
29 - 30 Capitol Way, Colindale,
London, NW9 0EQ.
PL 08977/0002, PL 08977/0018, PL 08977/0022 and PL 08977/0023

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Dispersible Aspirin 300 MG Tablets 16’s ’Pull Out’ leaflet LABEL (Seven Panel)

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aspirin
#cjj mg
tablets

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a s p i r i n
# 3 0 0

m g

t a b l e t s

aspirin
#cjj mg
tablets

# denotes unique number symbol

PLEASE REMOVE THIS CUTTER GUIDE BEFORE PRINTING

Note: dies comply with
Marburg Medium cell dimensions:
6.0
2.5

12.0

This LABEL - Leaflet was originaly created on 17.03.14,
please Check all Barcodes, Pharmacodes
and item codes PRIOR to final Printing, thank you

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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