Label: ASPIRIN- aspirin tablet, film coated

  • NDC Code(s): 59779-157-08, 59779-157-12, 59779-157-14, 59779-157-85
  • Packager: CVS Pharmacy
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated February 16, 2018

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  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Aspirin 325 mg (NSAID)*
    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

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  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

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  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves:
    • headache
    • toothache
    • muscle pain
    • menstrual pain
    • pain and fever of colds
    • minor pain of arthritis
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  • 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:

    • hives
    • facial swelling
    • shock
    • asthma (wheezing)

    Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • are age 60 or older
    • take other drugs containing prescription and nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
    • take more or for a longer time than directed
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

    Do not use

    if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer.

    Ask a doctor before use if

    • you have asthma
    • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
    • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
    • you are taking a diuretic
    • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease

    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
    • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
    • any new symptoms occur
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • redness or swelling is present
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

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  • Directions

    • drink a full glass of water with each dose
    • adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 or 2 tablets every 4 hours or 3 tablets every 6 hours, not to exceed 12 tablets in 24 hours
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor
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  • Other information

    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number
    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
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  • Inactive ingredients

    corn starch, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol

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  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-426-9391

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  • Principal display panel

    ♥︎CVSHealth®                                       Compare to the active ingredient in Genuine Bayer® Aspirin†

    NDC 59779-157-08

    Genuine
    Aspirin   325 mg
    Pain reliever, Fever reducer (NSAID)

    Fast, effective pain relief

    • Headaches
    • Everyday aches & pains                        Actual Size

    24 COATED TABLETS

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

    †This product is not manufactured or distributed by Bayer HealthCare LLC, owner of the registered trademark Genuine Bayer® Aspirin.

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    CVS 44-157

    CVS 44-157


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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ASPIRIN 
    aspirin tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-157
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ASPIRIN (UNII: R16CO5Y76E) (ASPIRIN - UNII:R16CO5Y76E) ASPIRIN 325 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 10mm
    Flavor Imprint Code ASPIRIN;44;157
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-157-12 1 in 1 CARTON 02/10/1996 12/05/2015
    1 100 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:59779-157-08 1 in 1 CARTON 02/10/1996
    2 24 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3 NDC:59779-157-14 500 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 02/10/1996 12/05/2015
    4 NDC:59779-157-85 300 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 02/10/1996 11/13/2015
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 02/10/1996
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(59779-157)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867837 MANUFACTURE(59779-157)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 967626305 PACK(59779-157)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 868734088 PACK(59779-157)
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