Drug Facts

Active Ingredients (in each tablet):

Aspirin (NSAID*) 500 mg

Buffered with Magnesium Oxide 75 mg

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug  

 

USES:

For the temporary relief of minor aches and pain associated with:

  • Tension Headaches
  • Sinus Headaches
  • Stress Headaches
  • Menstrual Headaches

Directions: 

Drink a full glass of water with each dose.  Adults and children 12 years and over:  take 2 tablets every 6 hours, but not more than 8 tablets in 24 hours, or as directed by a physician.  For children under 12 years of age - consult a physician.

Store at room temperature.  Read all product information, including warnings before using.  

 

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, asthma (wheezing), facial swelling, shock, rash, skin reddening, and blisters.  

Stomach Bleeding Warning:  This product contains an NSAID, which may cause sever stomach bleeding.  The chance is higher if the user

  • has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • takes other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs 
  • takes more or for a longer time than directed
  • is age 60 or older
  • has 3 or more alcoholic drinks everyday while using this product

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 user
  • user has history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • user has high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
  • user takes a diuretic
  • user has not been drinking fluids
  • user has lost a lot of fluid due to vomiting or diarrhea
  • user has asthma
  • user has magnesium-restricted diet

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

  • allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • new symptoms occur
  • ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs
  • pain gets worse or lasts for more than 10 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present
  • user experiences any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
    • feels faint
    • vomits blood 
    • has bloody or black stools
    • has stomach pain that does not get better
If pregnant or breast feeding, as 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.