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Genuine Aspirin

Medically reviewed on July 27, 2016

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 325mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-389

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.

CVS 44-389-delisted

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Aspirin 325 mg (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
  • temporarily relieves:
    • headache
    • pain and fever of colds
    • muscle pain
    • menstrual pain
    • toothache
    • minor pain of arthritis

Warnings

Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product.  When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. 

Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction, which may include:

  • hives
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)
  • shock

Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • are age 60 or older
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
  • take more or for a longer time than directed

Do not use

if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer.

Ask a doctor before use if
  • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis or kidney disease
  • you have asthma
  • you are taking a diuretic 

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking a prescription drug for

  • gout
  • diabetes
  • arthritis

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feel faint
    • have bloody or black stools
    • vomit blood
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • an allergic reaction occurs.  Seek medical help right away
  • new symptoms occur
  • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present

These could be signs of serious condition. 

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.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • drink a full glass of water with each dose
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 to 2 caplets every 4 hours. Do not take more than 12 caplets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor

Other information
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

corn starch, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol

Questions or comments?

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Compare to the active ingredient in Genuine Bayer® Regular Strength†

Coated Caplets

NDC 59779-389-12

Genuine
Aspirin
325 mg
Pain reliever, Fever reducer (NSAID)
Fast, safe pain relief
• Headaches  
• Everyday aches & pains

100 COATED CAPLETS

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
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†This product is not manufactured or distributed by Bayer HealthCare LLC, owner of the registered trademark Genuine Bayer® Regular Strength.
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Aspirin 44-389

GENUINE ASPIRIN 
aspirin tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-389
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN325 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
STARCH, CORN 
HYPROMELLOSES 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize14mm
FlavorImprint Code44;389
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-389-121 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
1100 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34305/17/200107/08/2019
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-389)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-389)

 
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