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CHEWABLE ASPIRIN - aspirin tablet, chewable 
WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED

CVS 44-218

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

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:

  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems

  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug

  • are age 60 or older

  • take more or for a longer time than directed

  • 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

Do not use

  • if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer

  • for at least 7 days after tonsillectomy or oral surgery unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if

  • stomach bleeding warning applies to you

  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn

  • you have asthma

  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis or kidney disease

  • you are taking a diuretic

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if

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:

  • vomit blood

  • have bloody or black stools

  • feel faint

  • 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

  • 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, 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 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 controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)

  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

dextrates, ethylcellulose, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, orange flavor, sodium saccharin, starch

Questions or comments?

1-800-426-9391

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NDC 59779-218-07

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Chewable

ASPIRIN

ADULT LOW DOSE Aspirin Regimen**

Pain reliever (NSAID)

81 mg

36 CHEWABLE TABLETS

Chewable Orange

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

50844         ORG031021807

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Product Label

Product Label


CHEWABLE ASPIRIN 
aspirin  tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG NDC Product Code (Source) 59779-218
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN 81 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
DEXTRATES  
ETHYLCELLULOSES  
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6  
Product Characteristics
Color ORANGE Score no score
Shape ROUND Size 8mm
Flavor ORANGE Imprint Code 44;218
Contains     
Packaging
# NDC Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 59779-218-07 1 BOTTLE In 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE, PLASTIC
1 36 TABLET In 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC This package is contained within the CARTON (59779-218-07)

Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 09/12/1990

Labeler - WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED (062312574)
Revised: 05/2011WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER,INCORPORATED