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ASPIRIN - aspirin tablet, chewable 
Stephen L. LaFrance Pharmacy, Inc.

Select Brand 44-218

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Aspirin 81 mg  [1 1/4 gr] (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:

    • headache

    • toothache

    • the common cold

    • sore throat

  • temporarily reduces fever

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 the user:

  • has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems

  • takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug

  • is age 60 or older

  • takes more or for a longer time than directed

  • takes other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]

  • has 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Sore throat warning: if sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

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 user

  • user has a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn

  • user has asthma

  • user has high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis or kidney disease

  • user takes a diuretic

  • user has lost a lot of fluid due to vomiting or diarrhea

  • user has not been drinking fluids

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if

taking a prescription drug for

  • gout
  • diabetes
  • arthritis

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • user experiences any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:

    • vomits blood

    • has bloody or black stools

    • feels faint

    • has 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

  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 5 days in children under 12

  • 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, 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

  • to be administered only under adult supervision
  • if possible, use weight to determine dose.  Otherwise use age.
Weight (lbs.)  Age (years)  Dosage 
under 32   children under 3 consult a doctor 
32 to35  3 to under 4  2 tablets 
36 to 45 4 to under 6  3 tablets 
46 to 65  6 to under 9  4 tablets 
66 to 76  9 to under 11  4 to 5 tablets 
77 to 83  11 to under 12  4 to 6 tablets 
84 and over  12 and over  5 to 8 tablets 

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

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NDC 15127-241-36

CHILDREN'S CHEWABLE LOW DOSE

ASPIRIN

ORANGE FLAVORED • ASPIRIN REGIMEN

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

36 TABLETS, 81 mg

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

50844    REV0310A21807

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ASPIRIN 
aspirin  tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG NDC Product Code (Source) 15127-241
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 15127-241-07 1 BOTTLE In 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE, PLASTIC
1 36 TABLET In 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC This package is contained within the CARTON (15127-241-07)

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

Labeler - Stephen L. LaFrance Pharmacy, Inc. (043562370)
Revised: 08/2011Stephen L. LaFrance Pharmacy, Inc.