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Alka-Seltzer Effervescent Tablets Original

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  • Description

    From a trusted brand for over 90 years, Alka-Seltzer Original Flavor Effervescent Tablets provide fast, fizzy, refreshing relief. Our iconic original effervescent relief tablets quickly dissolve in water to bring you fast, powerful relief where, and when, you need it most. Alka-Seltzer fizzy tablets provide a fizzy format to bring you multi-symptom relief of headache, backache, body ache, and muscle pain so you can say yes to life. With the active ingredient buffered aspirin, just 2 effervescent tablets dissolved in water bring you fizzy relief. Alka-Seltzer Original Flavor multi symptom tablets make for fast, convenient, portable relief— from the pantry, to the glove compartment, to your pocket. To use, fully dissolve tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking. Adults and children over 12 years old can take 2 tablets every 4 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctor. Do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours. Adults 60+ do not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours.

    • Brings you fast relief where, and when, you need it most.
    • Multi-symptom relief from headache, body aches, and muscle pain.
    • 2 tablets dissolved in water brings relief you can feel working.
    • Multi-symptom tablets make for fast, convenient, portable relief.
    • Alka-Seltzer has been a trusted brand for over 90 years.
    • Fully dissolve 2 tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking. 
    • Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets every 4 hours or as directed by a doctor - do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours. 
    • Adults 60 years and over: 2 tablets every 4 hours or as directed by a doctor - do not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours. 
    • Children under 12 years: consult a doctor

    Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to: headache, muscle pain, backache, toothache, menstrual pain, colds, minor pain of arthritis.

    Temporarily reduces fever. 


  • Product Specifications

  • Ingredients

    Active Ingredients: Buffered Aspirin (NSAID)* - 325 mg (Pain Reliever / Fever Reducer), *Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug
    Inactive Ingredients: anhydrous citric acid, sodium bicarbonate
  • Nutrition Facts

    Serving Size 1 tablet
    Servings Per Container
    Nutritional Information
    % Daily Value
  • 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 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 are taking a diuretic
    • You have asthma
    • You have a sodium-restricted diet

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: taking a prescription drug for diabetes, gout, or 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, feel faint, vomit blood, have bloody or black stools, have stomach pain that does not get better
    • Pain gets worse or last more than 10 days
    • Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days 
    • Redness or swelling is present
    • New symptoms occur
    • Ringing in the ears or a 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.

    For temporary relief of:  heartburn, acid indigestion, and sour stomach when accompanied with headache or body aches and pains; upset stomach with headache from overindulgence in food or drink; headache, body aches, and pain alone.

  • Shipping Specifications

    Not eligible for Ship to Store at this time

    This product cannot be shipped to the following state(s):

    • AA
    • AE
    • AK
    • AP
    • AS
    • GU
    • HI
    • MP
    • PR
    • VI

    Shipping Weight (in lbs): 0.23

    Product in inches (LxWxH): 2.68x 1.97x 3.31

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