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Tri-Buffered Aspirin

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Apr 1, 2019.

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 325mg
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-2015

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Major 44-183

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Buffered aspirin equal to
325 mg aspirin (NSAID)*
(buffered with  calcium carbonate, magnesium carbonate, and magnesium oxide)
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug 

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains associated with:
    • toothache
    • minor pain of arthritis
    • backache
    • the common cold
    • headache
    • muscular aches
    • premenstrual & menstrual cramps
  • temporarily reduces fever 

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
  • shock
  • asthma (wheezing)

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
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
  • are age 60 or older
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug 
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
  • 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
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking a prescription drug for

  • gout
  • arthritis
  • diabetes

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feel faint
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • 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
  • new symptoms occur

These could be signs of a 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 2 tablets every 4 hours not to exceed 12 tablets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor

  • children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 35 mg and magnesium 40 mg
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

citric acid, corn starch, dibasic sodium phosphate, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, shellac wax, simethicone, sodium lauryl sulfate, talc, titanium dioxide

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MAJOR®

NDC 0904-2015-59
Compare to the active
ingredient in BUFFERIN®

TRI-BUFFERED
ASPIRIN
325 mg

pain reliever/fever reducer (NSAID)

100 TABLETS

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Dr. Reddy's laboratories Inc., owner of the registered trademark Bufferin®.
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Distributed by MAJOR PHARMACEUTICALS
17177 N Laurel Park Drive, Suite 233  Livonia, MI 48152 USA    
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TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

Major 44-183

TRI-BUFFERED ASPIRIN 
aspirin tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0904-2015
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN325 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
DIMETHICONE 410 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SHELLAC 
STARCH, CORN 
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
SODIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, ANHYDROUS 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize11mm
FlavorImprint Code44;183
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0904-2015-591 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 FINALpart34303/30/1990
Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(0904-2015)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(0904-2015)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(0904-2015)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(0904-2015)

 
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