Effervescent Pain Relief Fast Relief Fast Relief
Medically reviewed on June 26, 2017.
Dosage form: tablet, effervescent
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 325mg, CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 1000mg, SODIUM BICARBONATE 1916mg
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-7948
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|Active ingredients (in each effervescent tablet)||Purpose|
|Aspirin 325 mg (NSAID)*||Pain reliever|
|Citric acid 1000 mg||Antacid|
|Sodium bicarbonate (heat-treated) 1916 mg||Antacid|
*non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
for the relief of
- heartburn, acid indigestion and sour stomach when accompanied by headache or body aches and pains
- upset stomach with headache from overindulgence in food or drink
- headache, body aches, and pain alone
Children and teenagers should not use this medicine for chicken pox or flu symptoms before a doctor is consulted about Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness reported to be associated with aspirin.
Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:
- facial swelling
- asthma (wheezing)
if you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take aspirin or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Aspirin may cause stomach bleeding.
- if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
- if you are allergic to aspirin
- been placed on a sodium restricted diet
- bleeding problems
- stomach problems that last or come back, such as heartburn, upset stomach or pain
- presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.
- taking a prescription drug for anticoagulation (thinning the blood), diabetes, gout or arthritis
- an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away
- pain lasts for more than 10 days or gets worse
- new symptoms occur
- redness or swelling is present
- 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.
- completely dissolve tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking
|Adults and children 12 years and over|| 2 tablets every 4 hours
Do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours
|60 years and older|| 2 tablets every 4 hours
Do not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours
Children under 12 years Consult a doctor
- each tablet contains: sodium 564 mg
- store at room temperature, protect from excessive heat
- in water, this tablet contains prinipally the antacid sodium citrate and the analgesic sodium acetylsalicylate
Livonia, MI 48150 USA
|EFFERVESCENT PAIN RELIEF FAST RELIEF
aspirin, citric acid anhydrous, and sodium bicarbonate tablet, effervescent
|Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)|
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