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Safety Coated Aspirin by Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice)

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 81mg
Labeler: Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice)
NDC Code: 63941-441

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.

DRUG FACTS

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Aspirin 81 mg (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug 

Purpose

Pain reliever 

Uses
  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains
  • for other uses, see your doctor, but do not use for more than 10 days without consulting your doctor because serious side effects may occur

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:  

  • facial swelling
  • hives
  • 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 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 are taking a diuretic 
  • you have asthma

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 experienece 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
    • allergic reaction occurs
    • ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • any new symptoms appear
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area

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 specifically directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during the 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
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 4 to 8 tablets every 4 hours not to exceed 48 tablets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor 

Other information
  • store at controlled room temperature 15º-30º C (59º-86º F)
  • do not use if imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C Red # 40 Aluminum lake,FD&C Yellow # 6 Aluminum Lake,  iron oxide ochre, methacrylic acid copolymer, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 80,  simethicone, sodium hydroxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, talc, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

call toll free 1-877-753-3935

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Compare to the active ingredient in St. Joseph® Aspirin 

This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer & Speciality Pharmaceuticals, owner of the registered trademark ST. JOSEPH® 81 mg

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SAFETY COATED ASPIRIN

Adult Low Strength, 81 mg (NSAID)* Aspirin Regimen**

**Ask your doctor before taking this product on a regular basis

  • Pain reliever
  • Protects against stomach upset

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Product Label

Enteric coated Aspirin 81 mg

SAFETY COATED ASPIRIN 
aspirin tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63941-441
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN81 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
METHACRYLIC ACID - ETHYL ACRYLATE COPOLYMER (1:1) TYPE A 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYSORBATE 80 
DIMETHICONE 
SODIUM HYDROXIDE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
TALC 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (enteric coated peach) Scoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize7mm
FlavorImprint Codeheart;328
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63941-441-011 BOTTLE (1 BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
1100 TABLET (100 TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34308/21/2010
Labeler - Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice) (868703513)
Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)

 
Valu Merchandisers Company (Best Choice)

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Medically reviewed on Nov 21, 2018

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