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Low Strength Chewable Aspirin

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 18, 2020.

Dosage form: tablet, chewable
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 81mg
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
NDC Code: 57896-911

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Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Aspirin 81 mg(NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever

Uses
  • for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains
  • ask your doctor about other uses for aspirin

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:

  • 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 (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 your are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer.

Ask a doctor before use if

  • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you had a tonsillectomy or oral surgery within the past 7 days
  • you have: -high blood pressure -heart disease -liver cirrhosis -kidney disease -asthma

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking any other drug containing an NSAID (prescription or nonprescription)
  • taking a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • taking a prescription drug for diabetes, gout or 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. Seek medical help right away
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • any new symptoms occur
  • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs

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 right away.

Directions
  • drink a full glass of water with each dose
  • do not exceed recommended dose
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 4-8 tablets every 4 hours, as needed, not more than 48 tablets in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at room temperature 15⁰C - 30⁰C (59⁰F - 86⁰F)
  • for institutional use only

Inactive ingredients

dextrates, FD and C yellow #6, lake, flavor , saccharin sodium, starch.

Package label

GERICARE
NDC 57896-911-36

ADULT LOW STRENGTH

CHEWABLE ASPIRIN
pain reliever (NSAID)
orange flavored
PACKAGE NOT CHILD RESISTANT
36 Tablets
81 mg each

Tamper Evident:

Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is missing or broken.

LOW STRENGTH CHEWABLE ASPIRIN 
aspirin tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-911
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN81 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
DEXTRATES 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
SACCHARIN SODIUM (SACCHARIN)  
STARCH, CORN 
Product Characteristics
ColororangeScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize7mm
FlavorORANGEImprint CodeAZ;013
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-911-3636 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34301/01/1995
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp611196254repack(57896-911)

 
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp

Further information

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