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20 Effervescent Tablets
Fast & Effective pain relief. Alka-Seltzer water-soluble tablets are rapidly absorbed for fast, effective relief from general pain, fever, and inflammation. Including: Headache and migraine Period pain Rheumatic and muscular pain Toothache Sore throat Nerve pain Symptomatic relief of colds and flu.
  • Analgesic

The active substance is Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) (324mg per tablet), The other ingredients are Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate and Citric Acid

Typical values

Preparation and Usage

Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully. Alka-Seltzer Original tablets must always be dissolved in water before use. Adults and children over 16: Two tablets dissolved in half a glass (100ml) of water may be taken every 4 hours as required. You should not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours. Not recommended in children under 16. Do not take more than 3 days without consulting your doctor.


  • Keep out of the sight and reach of children.<br><br>This product is packaged in pouches containing 1 or 2 tablets. If the pouch is damaged or if a tablet is powdery or discoloured, do not use the tablet.<br><br>DO NOT take Alka-Seltzer Original if you:<br>Are allergic (hypersensitive) to aspirin, any other salicylates (eg aloxiprin) or any of the other ingredients of Alka-Seltzer Original (see Section 6, Further Information).<br>Have history of hypersensitivity reactions (eg asthma, rhinitis, urticaria) induced by pain relieving or anti-inflammatory medicines (eg NSAIDS or salicylates).<br>Have severe kidney or liver problems.<br>Have severe heart problems.<br>Have a disorder which causes excessive bleeding such as haemophilia.<br>Have, or have had, a stomach or duodenal ulcer.<br>Are on a high dose of methotrexate (15mg per week or more). If you are not sure, check with your doctor. Also see ‘Using other medicines'.<br>Are pregnant or breast-feeding, unless advised by a doctor.<br><br>If you do not get better talk to your doctor.<br><br>DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE.<br>CONTAINS ASPIRIN


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