Alka-Seltzer Extra Strength Description from Bayer Healthcare
Powerful Relief for Sour Stomach and Pain
Sour Stomach (also referred to as acid indigestion or upset stomach), is a term used to describe abdominal discomfort often associated with food intake.
Sour or Upset Stomach Symptoms include abdominal fullness, belching, and heartburn.
When you get the symptoms associated with a sour stomach, including abdominal fullness and belching, with pain turn to Alka-Seltzer Extra Strength for fast relief. Alka-Seltzer Extra Strength gently breaks up and dissolves away your sour stomach and pain fast so you can get back to what's important to you.
The most powerful Alka-Seltzer available. Gently breaks up and dissolves away the symptoms of a sour stomach and pain fast.
|Serving Size: 1 tablet|
Servings Per Container: 24
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Sodium bicarbonate (heat-treated)||1985mg|
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Inactive ingredients: flavor
Fully dissolve tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking. Adults and children 12 years and older: 2 tablets every 6 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctor. Do not exceed 7 tablets in 24 hours. Adults 60 years and over: 2 tablets every 6 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctor. Do not exceed 3 tablets in 24 hours.
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.
Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include: hives, facial swelling, asthma (wheezing), or shock.
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. Ask a doctor before use if you have asthma, ulcers, bleeding problems, stomach problems that last or come back frequently, such as heartburn, upset stomach, or pain, or a sodium-restricted diet. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug with antacids, for anticoagulation (blood thinning), diabetes, gout, or arthritis. When using this product do not exceed recommended dosage. Stop use and ask a