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 a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (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 if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer if you are allergic to aspirin 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. 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 are taking sedatives or tranquilizers You have glaucoma diabetes thyroid disease trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis been placed on a sodium-restricted diet Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug. taking a prescription drug for anticoagulation (thinning the blood), diabetes, gout or arthritis When using this product do not take more than 8 tablets (adults and children 12 years and over) in a 24-hour period or as directed by doctor. do not use more than directed you may get drowsy avoid alcoholic drinks excitability may occur, especially in children alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery 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 an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away. pain or nasal congestion gets worse or lasts more than 7 days fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days new symptoms occur redness or swelling is present ringing in the ears or a 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. DO NOT USE IF PRINTED PACKETS ARE TORN OR PUNCTURED Other information each tablet contains: sodium 464 mg phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 9 mg per tablet store at room temperature (59º-86ºF)