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DISPERSIBLE ASPIRIN 75MG TABLETS

Active substance: ASPIRIN

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Dispersible
Aspirin
75mg
Tablets
100 tablets

• Methotrexate (for psoriasis, arthritis or tumours)
• Antacids for indigestion
• Probenecid or sulphinpyrazone for gout
• Anti-depressants e.g. citalopram
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

once daily. In some circumstances a higherdose may be
appropriate, especially in the short term and up to 4
tablets a day may be used on the advice of a doctor.
Do not give to children aged under 16 years, unless on
the advice of a doctor.
Warnings
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
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.
MA Holder: Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London, NW9 0EQ
PL 08977/0007

Dosage:
The advice of a doctor should be sought before
commencing therapy for the first time.
The usual dose, for long term use, is 1 or 2 tablets
once daily. In some circumstances a higher dose
may be appropriate, especially in the short term
and up to 4 tablets a day may be used on the
advice of a doctor.
Do not give to children aged under 16 years,
unless on the advice of a doctor.

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:
• Have liver or kidney disease
• Have asthma or have ever had it in the past
• Are suffering from dehydration (feeling constantly thirsty)
• Are intolerant to some sugars as these tablets contain lactose
• Have been told you are deficient in glucose-6-phosphate
dehydrogenase

Patient Information Leaflet for
Dispersible Aspirin Tablets 75mg
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 Dispersible Aspirin Tablets 75mg

doctor who will discuss the benefits and risks of this therapy with
you
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
1. WHAT THESE TABLETS DO
• Suffer from gout or had in the past
These tablets contain Aspirin which is used to help prevent heart • Have a stomach ulcer or have had problems with ulcers in the
attacks and strokes in people who have previously suffered these past
conditions or who have under gone by-pass surgery.
• Suffer from haemophilia or any other bleeding condition
• Are taking blood thinning (anti-coagulant) medication
2. CHECK BEFORE YOU TAKE
• Are in the last 3 months of pregnancy or are breast feeding.
Before starting long term use of Aspirin you must consult your

• The tablets must be dissolved in a glass of water before taking
• Do not give to children aged under 16 years unless told to by
your doctor
• 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
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

pregnancy.
Do not take this medicine if you are breastfeeding.
3. HOW TO TAKE THE TABLETS
Do not take these tablets without discussing it with your doctor
first.
Dosage in adults, the elderly and children over the age of 16
years:
The usual dosage is 1 to 2 tablets dissolved in water, once a day.
In some people a higher dose of up to 4 tablets a day may be
prescribed.
Do not take this many tablets unless told to by your doctor.
When taking this medicine, it is important to remember the
following:

Dispersible Aspirin 75mg Tablets
Read attached leaflet for full instructions before
use.
Ingredients: Each tablet contains: Aspirin 75mg.
Also contains lactose and sodium.
Usage: an antiplatelet agent which helps to
prevent blood clots in people who have had a
stroke, heart attack or by-pass surgery.
How to take:
Check the bottle seal is not broken before first use.
If it is do not take the tablets. The tablets should
be dispersed in water before taking by mouth.

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5 012617 017147

Read attached leaflet for full instructions
before use.
Ingredients: Each tablet contains: Aspirin 75mg.
Also contains lactose and sodium.
Usage: an antiplatelet agent which helps to
prevent blood clots in people who have had a
stroke, heart attack or by-pass surgery.
How to take:
Check the bottle seal is not broken before first use.
If it is do not take the tablets. The tablets should
be dispersed in water before taking by mouth.
Dosage:
The advice of a doctor should be sought before
commencing therapy for the first time.
The usual dose, for long term use, is 1 or 2 tablets

• 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
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.
Store in the original packaging to protect from light and moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date printed on the
packaging.

AAAG8265
DA005/3

Warnings
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
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.
MA Holder: Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London,
NW9 0EQ PL 08977/0007

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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

6. MORE ABOUT YOUR MEDICINE
The active ingredient in these tablets is 75mg aspirin.
The inactive ingredients are starch, sodium saccharin, lactose,
citric acid, calcium carbonate, talc and sodium lauryl sulphate.
The product licence holder and manufacturer is
Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, 29 - 30 Capitol Way, Colindale,
London, NW9 0EQ. PL 08977/0007
Dispersible Aspirin 75mg tablets are available in blister packs of
24, 28 and 100 tablets and they are also available in container
packs of 25, 28, 32, 50, 100 or 1000 tablets.
(Not all pack sizes are marketed)
Date of text revision: April 2014



BN:
EXP:

Dispersible
Aspirin
75mg
Tablets
1000 tablets

• Methotrexate (for psoriasis, arthritis or tumours)
• Antacids for indigestion
• Probenecid or sulphinpyrazone for gout
• Anti-depressants e.g. citalopram
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

once daily. In some circumstances a higher dose may be
appropriate, especially in the short term and up to 4
tablets a day may be used on the advice of a doctor.
Do not give to children aged under 16 years, unless on
the advice of a doctor.
Warnings
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
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.
MA Holder: Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London, NW9 0EQ
PL 08977/0007

Dosage:
The advice of a doctor should be sought before
commencing therapy for the first time.
The usual dose, for long term use, is 1 or 2 tablets
once daily. In some circumstances a higher dose
may be appropriate, especially in the short term
and up to 4 tablets a day may be used on the
advice of a doctor.
Do not give to children aged under 16 years,
unless on the advice of a doctor.

Patient Information Leaflet for
Dispersible Aspirin Tablets 75mg
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 Dispersible Aspirin Tablets 75mg

doctor who will discuss the benefits and risks of this therapy with
you
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
1. WHAT THESE TABLETS DO
• Suffer from gout or had in the past
These tablets contain Aspirin which is used to help prevent heart • Have a stomach ulcer or have had problems with ulcers in the
attacks and strokes in people who have previously suffered these past
conditions or who have under gone by-pass surgery.
• Suffer from haemophilia or any other bleeding condition
• Are taking blood thinning (anti-coagulant) medication
2. CHECK BEFORE YOU TAKE
• Are in the last 3 months of pregnancy or are breast feeding.
Before starting long term use of Aspirin you must consult your

• The tablets must be dissolved in a glass of water before taking
• Do not give to children aged under 16 years unless told to by
your doctor
• 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
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

pregnancy.
Do not take this medicine if you are breastfeeding.
3. HOW TO TAKE THE TABLETS
Do not take these tablets without discussing it with your doctor
first.
Dosage in adults, the elderly and children over the age of 16
years:
The usual dosage is 1 to 2 tablets dissolved in water, once a day.
In some people a higher dose of up to 4 tablets a day may be
prescribed.
Do not take this many tablets unless told to by your doctor.
When taking this medicine, it is important to remember the
following:

Dispersible Aspirin 75mg Tablets
Read attached leaflet for full instructions before
use.
Ingredients: Each tablet contains: Aspirin 75mg.
Also contains lactose and sodium.
Usage: an antiplatelet agent which helps to
prevent blood clots in people who have had a
stroke, heart attack or by-pass surgery.
How to take:
Check the bottle seal is not broken before first use.
If it is do not take the tablets. The tablets should
be dispersed in water before taking by mouth.

AAAG8266
DA004/2
5 012617 017154

Read attached leaflet for full instructions
before use.
Ingredients: Each tablet contains: Aspirin 75mg.
Also contains lactose and sodium.
Usage: an antiplatelet agent which helps to
prevent blood clots in people who have had a
stroke, heart attack or by-pass surgery.
How to take:
Check the bottle seal is not broken before first use.
If it is do not take the tablets. The tablets should
be dispersed in water before taking by mouth.
Dosage:
The advice of a doctor should be sought before
commencing therapy for the first time.
The usual dose, for long term use, is 1 or 2 tablets

AAAG8266
DA004/2

Warnings
DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.
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.
MA Holder: Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, London,
NW9 0EQ PL 08977/0007

• 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
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

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:
• Have liver or kidney disease
• Have asthma or have ever had it in the past
• Are suffering from dehydration (feeling constantly thirsty)
• Are intolerant to some sugars as these tablets contain lactose
• Have been told you are deficient in glucose-6-phosphate
dehydrogenase

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.
Store in the original packaging to protect from light and moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date printed on the
packaging.

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

6. MORE ABOUT YOUR MEDICINE
The active ingredient in these tablets is 75mg aspirin.
The inactive ingredients are starch, sodium saccharin, lactose,
citric acid, calcium carbonate, talc and sodium lauryl sulphate.
The product licence holder and manufacturer is
Aspar Pharmaceuticals Ltd, 29 - 30 Capitol Way, Colindale,
London, NW9 0EQ. PL 08977/0007
Dispersible Aspirin 75mg tablets are available in blister packs of
24, 28 and 100 tablets and they are also available in container
packs of 25, 28, 32, 50, 100 or 1000 tablets.
(Not all pack sizes are marketed)
Date of text revision: April 2014

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