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Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold Formula, Original 36 ea

 
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Sparkling Original

  • Nasal Congestion
  • Runny Nose
  • Headache & Body Ache
  • Sore Throat
  • Sinus Pressure

Each tablet contains:  Sodium 474mg.

1-800-986-0369

Made in Mexico

*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Indications

Temporary relieves these symptoms due to a cold:  minor aches and pains; headache; runny nose; nasal and sinus congestion; sneezing; sore throat.  Temporarily reduces fever.

Drug Interaction Precautions

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
  • Asthma (wheezing)
  • Shock

Stomach bleeding warning:  This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding.  The chance is higher if you

  • Are age 60 or older
  • Have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • Take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • 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

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 to sedate children.

Do not use:

  • If you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • If you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs for depression, psychiatric, or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug.  If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
  • If you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or an of its ingredients 
  • In children under 12 years of age

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 are taking a diuretic
  • You have:
    • Asthma 
    • Diabetes
    • Thyroid disease
    • Glaucoma
    • Difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland
    • A breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • A sodium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are:

  • Taking a prescription drug for:  
    • Gout
    • Diabetes
    • Arthritis
  • Taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product:

  • Do not exceed recommended dosage
  • Excitability may occur, especially in children
  • You may get drowsy
  • Avoid alcoholic drinks
  • Alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • Be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if:

  • An allergic reaction occurs.  Seek medical help right away.
  • You experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
    • Feel faint
    • Vomit blood
    • Have bloody or black stools
    • Have stomach pain that does not get better 
  • Pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days
  • Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • Redness or swelling is present
  • New symptoms occur
  • Ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
  • Nervousness, dizziness, or sleeplessness occurs

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.

� 2014 Bayer HealthCare LLC
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