Your browser does not support JavaScript! ALKA-SELTZER HEARTBURN (ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID AND SODIUM BICARBONATE) GRANULE, EFFERVESCENT [BAYER HEALTHCARE LLC, CONSUMER CARE]
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ALKA-SELTZER HEARTBURN (anhydrous citric acid and sodium bicarbonate) granule, effervescent
[Bayer HealthCare LLC, Consumer Care]


Category DEA Schedule Marketing Status
HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL OTC monograph final
NOTE:MOST OTC DRUGS ARE NOT REVIEWED AND APPROVED BY FDA, HOWEVER THEY MAY BE MARKETED IF THEY COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE REGULATIONS AND POLICIES. FDA HAS NOT EVALUATED WHETHER THIS PRODUCT COMPLIES.
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Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each tablet)Purpose
Anhydrous citric acid 1000 mgAntacid
Sodium bicarbonate (heat-treated) 1940 mgAntacid

Uses

for the relief of

  • heartburn
  • acid indigestion
  • upset stomach associated with these symptoms

Warnings

Ask a doctor before use if you have a sodium-restricted diet

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.

When using this product do not exceed recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if you have taken the maximum dose for 2 weeks

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

Directions

  • fully dissolve 2 tablets in 4 ounces of water before taking
adults and children 12 years and over2 tablets every 4 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctordo not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours
adults 60 years and over2 tablets every 4 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctordo not exceed 4 tablets in 24 hours
children under 12 yearsconsult a doctor

Other information

  • each tablet contains: sodium 575 mg
  • phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 5.6 mg per tablet
  • store at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat.
  • Alka-Seltzer Heartburn in water contains the antacid sodium citrate as the principal active ingredient

Inactive ingredients

acesulfame potassium, aspartame, flavors, magnesium stearate, mannitol

Questions or comments?

1-800-986-0369 (Mon – Fri 9AM – 5PM EST) or www.alkaseltzer.com

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 36 Tablets Carton

Alka-
Seltzer
®

ANTACID MEDICINE

FAST, COOLING RELIEF OF:

&Heartburn
Acid Indigestion

LEMON
LIME

HEARTBURN

36 EFFERVESCENT
TABLETS

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 36 Tablets Carton
ALKA-SELTZER HEARTBURN 
anhydrous citric acid and sodium bicarbonate granule, effervescent
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:0280-4085
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Anhydrous Citric Acid (Anhydrous Citric Acid) Anhydrous Citric Acid1000 mg
Sodium Bicarbonate (Sodium Cation) Sodium Bicarbonate1940 mg
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScore    
ShapeROUNDSize
FlavorImprint Code ALKA;SELTZER;HR
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:0280-4085-3636 in 1 CARTON
11 in 1 PACKET
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34103/02/2010
Labeler - Bayer HealthCare LLC, Consumer Care (785159372)

Revised: 3/2010
 
Bayer HealthCare LLC, Consumer Care

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