Aspirin description, usages, side effects, indications, overdosage, supplying and lots more!

Aspirin

Freds Inc
P and L Development of New York Corporation

  • Description
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Indications & Usage
  • Contraindications
  • Warnings
  • Precautions
  • Side Effects
  • Overdosage
  • Dosage & Administration
  • How Supplied
  • Patient Counseling Information
  • Supplemental Patient Material
  • Boxed Warning
  • Patient Package Insert
DRUG FACTS

FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION: CONTENTS*




FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Aspirin 81 mg (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug 

Purpose

Pain reliever 

Uses

  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains
  • for other uses, see your doctor, but do not use for more than 10 days without consulting your doctor because serious side effects may occur

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:  

  • facial swelling
  • hives
  • 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

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 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

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

  • 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
    • allergic reaction occurs
    • ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • any new symptoms appear
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area

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 SPECIFICALLY DIRECTED TO DO SO BY A DOCTOR BECAUSE IT MAY CAUSE PROBLEMS IN THE UNBORN CHILD OR COMPLICATIONS DURING THE DELIVERY.

Keep out of reach of children.

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
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 4 to 8 tablets every 4 hours not to exceed 48 tablets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years of age: do not use unless directed by a doctor 

Other information

  • store at controlled room temperature 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake,  iron oxide ochre, methacrylic acid copolymer, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 80,  simethicone, sodium hydroxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, talc, triethyl citrate

Questions or comments?

Call toll free:1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

Principal Display Panel

Aspirin 81 mg

Adult Low Strength Enteric Coated

Aspirin Regimen

Pain Reliever (NSAID)*

Delayed Release

tablets

Compare to the active ingredient in St. Joseph® Aspirin**

**This product is not manufactured or distributed by ILEX Consumer Products Group, owner of the registered trademark ST. JOSEPH® 81 mg.

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

DISTRIBUTED BY: fred's, Inc.

4300 NEW GETWELL RD, MEMPHIS, TN  38118

www.fredsinc.com

Product Label

Product Label
Fred's Aspirin 81 mg Orange (Peach) Enteric Coated Tablet

Aspirin

Aspirin TABLET, COATED

Product Information

Product Type Human otc drug label Item Code (Source) NDC:55315-103
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
aspirin ASPIRIN 81 mg

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Strength
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE
carnauba wax
SILICON DIOXIDE
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM
FD&C RED NO. 40
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6
FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW
METHACRYLIC ACID - ETHYL ACRYLATE COPOLYMER (1:1) TYPE A
cellulose, microcrystalline
polysorbate 80
DIMETHICONE
SODIUM HYDROXIDE
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE
talc
TRIETHYL CITRATE
ALUMINUM OXIDE

Product Characteristics

Color Size Imprint Code Shape
ORANGE (Peach) 7 mm heart;328 ROUND

Packaging

# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 180 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2 NDC:55315-103-18 1 in 1 BOX

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
part part343 2013-03-15


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