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Buffered Aspirin Regular Strength

Medically reviewed on May 1, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 325mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-183

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 44-183-Delisted

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

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

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains associated with:
    • toothache
    • the common cold
    • backache
    • muscular aches
    • headache
    • minor pain of arthritis
    • 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:

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

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
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • an allergic reaction occurs
  • symptoms do not improve
  • 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 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
  • 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

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 35 mg and magnesium 40 mg
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
  • 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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Compare to the active ingredient in Bufferin®†

NDC 59779-183-30

Regular Strength
Buffered Aspirin 325 mg
Pain reliever, Fever reducer (NSAID)

• Gentle on your stomach
• Easy to swallow

130 COATED TABLETS                        Actual Size

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

†This product is not manufactured or distributed by Ducere Pharma, owner of the registered trademark Bufferin®.

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CVS 44-183

BUFFERED ASPIRIN  REGULAR STRENGTH
aspirin tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-183
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 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
DIMETHICONE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
STARCH, CORN 
SODIUM PHOSPHATE, DIBASIC, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
SHELLAC 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize11mm
FlavorImprint Code44;183
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-183-301 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
1130 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34303/30/199012/29/2020
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-183)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-183)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-183)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(59779-183)

 
CVS Pharmacy

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