Buffered Aspirin by Rite Aid
Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 325mg
Labeler: Rite Aid
NDC Code: 11822-0183
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Buffered aspirin equal to 325 mg aspirin (NSAID)*
(buffered with magnesium carbonate, calcium carbonate and magnesium oxide)
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Pain reliever/fever reducer
- temporarily relieves minor aches and pains associated with:
- muscular aches
- minor pain of arthritis
- the common cold
- premenstrual & menstrual cramps
- temporarily reduces fever
Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or fly-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:
- facial swelling
- asthma (wheezing)
Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:
- are age 60 or older
- have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
- take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
- take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspiring, 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
- if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
- 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
taking a prescription drug for
- 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
- symptoms do not improve
- new symptoms occur
- redness or swelling is present
- 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
These could be signs of a serious condition.
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.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets with a full glass of water. Dosage may be repeated every 4 hours while symptoms persist. Do not exceed 12 tablets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.
- Children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor
- each tablet contains: calcium 35 mg and magnesium 40mg
- store at controlled room temperature 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
- see end flag for expiration date and lot number
cellulose, citric acid, dibasic sodium phasphate, hydrogenated vegetable oil, hypromellose, propylene glycol, simethicone, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, talc, titanium dioxide, magnesium carbonate, calcium carbonate, magnesium oxide.
**Compare to the active ingredient in Bufferin®
tri-buffered aspirin, 325 mg
pain reliever • fever reducer
TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
Rite Aid, 30 Hunter Lane
Camp Hill, PA 17011
|Labeler - Rite Aid (014578892)|
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