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GENUINE ASPIRIN - aspirin tablet 
WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER, INCORPORATED

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

(in each caplet)

Aspirin 325 mg (NSAID)*

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

  • temporarily relieves:
  • headache
  • pain and fever of colds
  • muscle pain
  • menstrual pain
  • toothache
  • minor pain of arthritis

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 theses 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:

  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • are age 60 or older
  • 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.

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

  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
  • feel faint
  • have bloody or black stools
  • vomit blood
  • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • new symptoms occur
  • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present

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 right away.

Directions

  • drink a full glass of water with each dose
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 to 2 caplets every 4 hours. Do not take more than 12 caplets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.
  • children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor

Other information

  • store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
  • coated for easier swallowing
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, starch

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391

PRODUCT PACKAGING

The product packaging shown below represents a sample of that currently in use. Additional packaging may also be available.

CVS®

pharmacy

NDC 59779-389-12

Compare to the active

ingredient in Bayer*†

See new Warnings Information

Genuine

Aspirin

PAIN RELIEVER

FEVER REDUCER

FAST, SAFE PAIN RELIEF

ASPIRIN 325 mg (NSAID)

Headaches ● Everyday aches & pains

100 COATED CAPLETS

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

50844               REV0110E38912

Distributed by:

CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

One CVS Drive

Woonsocket, RI 02895

© 2010 CVS/pharmacy

www.cvs.com

1-800-shop-CVS

Product Label

GENUINE ASPIRIN  
aspirin  tablet
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG NDC Product Code (Source) 59779-389
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Aspirin (Aspirin) Aspirin 325 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Hypromellose  
Polyethylene Glycol  
Propylene Glycol  
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE Score no score
Shape CAPSULE Size 14mm
Flavor Imprint Code 44;389
Contains     
Packaging
# NDC Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 59779-389-12 1 BOTTLE In 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE, PLASTIC
1 100 TABLET In 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC This package is contained within the CARTON (59779-389-12)

Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC monograph not final part343 05/17/2001

Labeler - WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER, INCORPORATED (062312574)
Registrant - L.N.K. International, Inc. (832867837)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
L.N.K. International, Inc 832867894 MANUFACTURE
Revised: 09/2010WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER, INCORPORATED