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Adult Low Dose Enteric Coated Aspirin

Medically reviewed on March 6, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: ASPIRIN 81mg
Labeler: Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.
NDC Code: 68788-8925

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.

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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 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
swallow whole, do not chew or crush
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

cellulose, D &C yellow
#10, FD&C yellow #6, hypromellose, iron oxide,
methacrylic acid, PEG, polydextrose, propylene
glycol, silica, simethicone, sodium bicarbonate,
sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, talc, titanium dioxide,
triacetin, triethyl citrate, wax. May also contain:
acetylated monoglycerides, croscarmellose sodium,
hypromellose phthalate, lactose, mineral oil,
polysorbate 80, stearic acid.

package label

GERICARE

NDC 68788-8925-1
ADULT LOW DOSE

ENTERIC COATED ASPIRIN

pain reliever (NSAID)

orange flavored

PACKAGE NOT CHILD RESISTANT

100 Tablets

81 mg each

Compare to the active ingredient in Bayer low dose aspirin*

Repackaged By: Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.

ADULT LOW DOSE ENTERIC COATED ASPIRIN 
aspirin tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68788-8925(NDC:57896-981)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN81 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE 
STARCH, CORN 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
METHACRYLIC ACID 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SHELLAC 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
DIMETHICONE 
SODIUM BICARBONATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
TRIACETIN 
TRIETHYL CITRATE 
Product Characteristics
ColoryellowScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize6mm
FlavorImprint CodeL
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68788-8925-1120 TABLET, COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34310/06/2015
Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc. (791119022)
Registrant - Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc. (791119022)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.791119022REPACK(68788-8925)

 
Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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