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For Relief Of Headache With Upset Stomach, particularly due to too much to eat or drink; recommended especially before bed and again on arising. Fever, discomforts of colds and flu/muscular aches and pains.
Dissolve 2 tablets in a glass of water before drinking. Repeat every 4 hours if neccesary. Do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours period.
Not to be taken by persons under 16 years old unless prescribed by a doctor.
Each dry Alka-Seltzer tablet contains Aspirin/Acetylsalicylic Acid (buffered) 324mg, sodium bicarbonate 1.737gm, citric acid 1.223gm. Each tablet contains 467gm sodium.
Person that should avoid taking:
Those who is having gastric & duodenal ulcers; hemorrhagic diathesis. Pregnancy esp last 3 mth.
For those who is having renal disorders; chronic or recurrent gastric/duodenal complaints; asthma; G6PD deficiency; onset of persistent vomiting may be sign of Reye's syndrome (immediate treatment). Childn <16 yr, severe kidney & liver damage.
Possible side effect:
Gastric hemorrhage; hypersensitivity; thrombopenia.