Aspirin by CARDINAL HEALTH
Medically reviewed on November 11, 2017
Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 81mg
Labeler: CARDINAL HEALTH
NDC Code: 49781-097
Aspirin 81mg (NSAID)*
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
- for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains or as recommneded by your doctor. Because of its delayed action, this product will not provide fast relief of headaches or other symptoms needing immediate relief.
- ask your doctor about other uses for this product
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
- 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 (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
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 are taking a diuretic
- you have asthma
- you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis or kidney disease
taking a prescription drug for
- an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
- 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
- any new symptoms occur
- pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
- redness or swelling is present
- ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
These could be signs of a serious illness.
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 accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.
- 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||consult a doctor|
- store at room temperature
- save carton for full direction and warnings
croscarmellose sodium, D&C yellow# 10 Lake, FD&C yellow# 6, hypromellose, lactose, methcrylic acid copolymer, microcrystaline cellulose, silicon dioxide, sodium bicarbonate, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethlyl citrate
Adverse drug event call: (866) 562-2756
|Labeler - CARDINAL HEALTH (097537435)|
|Registrant - Pharbest Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (557054835)|