DISPERSIBLE ASPIRIN 75MG TABLETS

Active substance: ASPIRIN

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Do not give to children aged under 16
years, unless on the advice of a doctor.
How to take: Stir the tablets in a small
glass of water until dispersed and drink
immediately.
Adults – usual dose: Take one or two
tablets each day, or as advised.

Dispersible
Aspirin
75mg
Tablets
100 tablets

If you take other medicines
Aspirin 75 mg may affect some other medicines taken for:
• High blood pressure (e.g. water tablets)
• Pain and inflammation (e.g. steroids or anti-inflammatory
medicines)
• Cancer or rheumatoid arthritis (e.g. methotrexate)
• Gout (e.g. probenecid), or indigestion and heartburn
Talk to your pharmacist if you are taking, or intend to take any
other medicine with Aspirin 75 mg. This includes medicines
prescribed and those bought for yourself.

Use by the date on the label edge.
Active ingredient: Each dispersible tablet
contains Aspirin 75 mg.
Also contains: lactose.
Manufactured by the Marketing
Authorisation held by:
Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London NW9 0EQ
PL08977/0007

AAAC9607
5 012617 017147

Talk to your doctor if taking for the first
time.

Do not store above 25°C. Protect from light
and moisture.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach
of children.

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Read attached leaflet for full instructions
before use.

How to take this medicine
Check the bottle seal is not broken before use.
Stir the tablets in a small glass of water until dispersed and drink
immediately.
Do not give to children under 16 years, unless your doctor tells
you to.
Adults: Take one or two tablets each day.
In some cases your doctor may advise you to take up to four
tablets a day.
Do not take more than the amount recommended above.

Dispersible Aspirin 75mg Tablets

Read all of this leaflet carefully because it contains Talk to your
doctor if taking for the first time.
Uses: an antiplatelet agent which helps prevent blood clots in
people who have had a stroke, heart attack or by-pass surgery.
Do not give to children aged under 16 years, unless on the
advice of a doctor.
How to take:
Check the bottle seel is not broken before first use. If it is do not
take the tablets.
Stir the tablets in a small glass of water until dispersed and drink
immediately.

Read all of this leaflet carefully because it contains important
information for you.
• Keep this leaflet, you may need to read it again
• Ask your pharmacist if you need more information or
advice
What this medicine is for
This medicine contains Aspirin, which belongs to a group of
medicines called antiplatelet agents that help prevent your blood
cells sticking together and forming a blood clot.
It can be used to help prevent blood clots in people who have
had a stroke, heart attack or by-pass surgery.

If you take too many tablets:
Talk to a pharmacist or doctor straight away.
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 have black tarry stools, severe stomach pain, are sick
and there is blood in it
• Allergic reactions such as skin rash and difficultly in
breathing

This medicine is not for pain relief.

Do not take:
• If you are under 16 years, unless your doctor tells you to
• If you are allergic to any of the ingredients
• If you have a stomach ulcer, or have had one
• If you have a blood clotting disorder
• If you have gout
• If you are taking blood thinning medicines (e.g. warfarin
or heparin)
• If you have an intolerance to some sugars, unless your
doctor tells you to (this medicine contains lactose)
• If you are pregnant or breastfeeding

These other effects are less serious. If they bother you talk to a
pharmacist:
• Hearing problems (e.g. ringing in the ears)
• Feeling dizzy (vertigo)
• Confusion
• Problems with your blood (e.g. bleeding longer if you cut
yourself)

Talk to your pharmacist or doctor:
• If you have allergic disease (e.g. asthma)
• If you have kidney or liver problems
• If you are dehydrated

How to store this medicine
Do not store above 25°C. Protect from light and moisture.
Keep this medicine in a safe place out of the sight and reach of
children, preferably in a locked cupboard.
Use by the date on the label edge.

Before you take this medicine
This medicine can be taken by adults. However, some people
should not take this medicine or should seek the advice of their
pharmacist or doctor first.
If you are taking this medicine for the first time, talk to
your doctor to make sure it is suitable for you.

The pack contains 100 dispersible tablets.

What is in this medicine
Each dispersible tablet contains Aspirin 75 mg, which is the active
ingredient.
As well as the active ingredient, the tablets also contain lactose,
sodium saccharin, starch, citric acid, sodium laurilsulfate, talc,
calcium carbonate.

If any side effect becomes severe, or you notice any side effect
not listed here, please tell your pharmacist or doctor

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Adults – usual dose: Take one or two tablets each day, or as
advised.
Do not store above 25°C. Protect from light and moisture.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Use by the date on the label edge.
Active ingredient: Each dispersible tablet contains Aspirin 75 mg.
Also contains: lactose.
PL08977/0007
Actavis, Barnstaple, EX32 8NS, UK
Marketing Authorisation held by: Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd,
London, NW9 0EQ

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Other important information
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. For this reason aspirin should not be
given to children aged under 16 years, unless on the advice of a
doctor.

Who makes this medicine
Manufactured for Actavis, Barnstaple, EX32 8NS, UK
Marketing Authorisation Holder
Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London NW9 0EQ
Leaflet prepared November 2011
If you would like any further information about this medicine,
please contact:
Actavis, Barnstaple, EX32 8NS, UK

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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