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ASPIRIN Low Strength

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 81mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-945

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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 or as recommended by your doctor. Because of its delayed action, this product will not provide fast relief of headaches or other symptoms needing immediate relief.

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

  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • are age 60 or older
  • take more or for a longer time than directed
  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems 
  • 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
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

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
  • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • feel faint
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • new symptoms occur

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
  • 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 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number 

Inactive ingredients

colloidal anhydrous silica, corn starch, FD&C red #40, FD&C yellow #6, hypromellose, methacrylic acid, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, shellac wax, simethicone, sodium bicarbonate, sodium lauryl sulfate, talc, titanium dioxide, triacetin, triethyl citrate


Questions or comments?

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Compare to the active ingredient in St. Joseph® Low Dose Safety Coated 81 mg Aspirin

Coated Tablets

Low Strength
Aspirin
Pain reliever (NSAID)
Enteric coated to protect against stomach upset

120 ENTERIC
COATED TABLETS

81 mg

Actual Size
Safety Coated

Talk to your doctor or other healthcare provider before using this product for your heart.

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

†This product is not manufactured or distributed by Foundation Consumer Healthcare, LLC, owner of the registered trademark
St. Joseph® Low Dose Safety Coated 81 mg Aspirin.
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ASPIRIN  LOW STRENGTH
aspirin tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-945
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN81 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSES 
METHACRYLIC ACID 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
SHELLAC 
SODIUM BICARBONATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
DIMETHICONE 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize6mm
FlavorImprint CodeL
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-945-321 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1120 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:59779-945-071 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
236 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:59779-945-171 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
3300 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:59779-945-51365 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34307/25/2014
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-945)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088MANUFACTURE(59779-945), PACK(59779-945)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-945)

 
CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on Oct 10, 2018

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