Pain Reliever, Fever Reducer
For the temporary relief of minor aches, pains, headaches, to reduce fever associated with colds, sore throats and teething.
Do not use if pain persists for more than 10 days (for adults) or 5 days (for children). Do not use if fever persists for more than 3 days. Do not exceed recommended dosage. To be administrated only under adult supervision. Children under 3 yrs, under 32 lbs.: consult a doctor. 3 to under 4 yrs, 32 to 35 lbs.: 2 tablets. 4 to under 6 yrs, 36 to 45 lbs.: 3 tablets. 6 to under 9 yrs, 46 to 65 lbs.: 4 tablets. 9 to under 11 yrs, 66 to 76 lbs.: 4-5 tablets. 11 to under 12 yrs, 77 to 83 lbs.: 4-6 tablets. Adults and Children 12 yrs and over: 5-8 tablets. Repeat every 4 hours while symptoms persist up to maximum of 5 doses in 24 hours or as directed by a doctor.
Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers should not use this medicine for chicken pox or flu symptoms before a doctor is consulted about Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness reported to be associated with aspirin. Alcohol warning: If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take aspirin or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Aspirin may cause stomach bleeding. Do not use if you are allergic to aspirin; for at least 7 days after tonsillectomy or oral surgery. Ask a doctor before use if you have: a child experiencing arthritis pain; bleeding problems; asthma; ulcers; stomach problems (such as heartburn, upset stomach, or stomach pain) that persist or recur. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug for: anticoagulation (thinning the blood); diabetes; gout; arthritis. Stop use and ask a doctor if: pain or fever persists or gets worse; redness or swelling is present; new or unexpected symptoms occur; ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs; sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied by or followed by a fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting. 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, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Per Tablet: Aspirin 81 mg
D&C Red #27 Aluminum Lake; Dextrose; FD&C Red #40 Aluminum Lake; Flavor; Saccharin Sodium; Starch