Label: ARM AND HAMMER BAKING SODA - sodium bicarbonate powder, for solution

  • NDC Code(s): 10237-589-01, 10237-589-02, 10237-589-04, 10237-589-08, view more
    10237-589-13
  • Packager: Church & Dwight Co., Inc.
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL

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Updated February 2, 2012

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  • ACTIVE INGREDIENT

    Active ingredient

    Sodium Bicarbonate 100%

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  • PURPOSE

    Purpose

    Antacid

    Skin Protectant
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  • USES

    Antacid Uses relieves:

    • heartburn
    • acid indigestion
    • sour stomach
    • upset stomach due to these symptoms

                                                                                                                                                                                                 

    Skin Protectant Uses

    • temporarily protects and helps relieve minor skin irritation and itching due to:
      • poison ivy, oak and sumac
      • insect bites
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  • WARNINGS

    Antacid Warnings

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

    Skin Protectant Warnings

    When using this product

    • do not get into eyes
    • in some cases, soaking too long may overdry
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  • ASK DOCTOR/PHARMACIST

    Antacid

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

    Do not administer to children under age 5.

    STOMACH WARNING:  TO AVOID SERIOUS INJURY, DO NOT TAKE UNTIL POWDER IS COMPLETELY DISSOLVED.  IT IS VERY IMPORTANT NOT TO TAKE THIS PRODUCT WHEN OVERLY FULL FROM FOOD OR DRINK.  Consult a doctor if severe stomach pain occurs after taking this product.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms last more than 2 weeks.

                                                                                                                                                                                            


    Skin Protectant
    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • condition worsens
    • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
    If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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  • DIRECTIONS FOR USE

    Antacid Directions
    • add 1/2 teaspoon to 1/2 glass (4 fl. oz.) of water every 2 hours, or as directed by physician.  Dissolve completely in water.  Accurately measure 1/2 teaspoon.
    • do not take more than the following amounts in 24 hours:
      • seven 1/2 teaspoons
      • three 1/2 teaspoons if you are over 60 years
    • do not use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks.
    Other information
    • each 1/2 teaspoon contains 616mg sodium
                                                                                                                                                                                        


    Skin Protectant Directions
    Adults and children 2 years of age and older:
    For use as a paste
    • add enough water to the sodium bicarbonate to form a paste
    • apply to the affected area of the skin as needed, or as directed by a doctor
    • children under 2 years: ask a doctor              
    For use as a soak in the bath
    • dissolve 1 to 2 cups in a tub of warm water
    • soak for 10 to 30 minutes as needed, or as directed by a doctor
    • pat dry (do not rub) to keep a thin layer on the skin
    • children under 2 years: ask a doctor
    For use as a compress or wet dressing
    • add sodium bicarbonate to water to make a mixture in a container
    • soak a clean, soft cloth in the mixture
    • apply cloth loosely to affected area for 15-30 minutes
    • repeat as needed or as directed by a doctor
    • discard mixture after each use
    • children under 2 years: ask a doctor
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  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

            ARM and HAMMER
    THE STANDARD OF PURITY


    PURE Baking Soda
    America's #1 Trusted Baking Soda Brand

    Hundreds of uses like:
    Natural Cleaning for Your Whole Kitchen

    NET WT. 2 LB. (907g)


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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ARM AND HAMMER BAKING SODA 
    sodium bicarbonate powder, for solution
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:10237-589
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SODIUM BICARBONATE (UNII: 8MDF5V39QO) (BICARBONATE ION - UNII:HN1ZRA3Q20) SODIUM BICARBONATE 1 g  in 1 g
    Product Characteristics
    Color white Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:10237-589-08 227 g in 1 CARTON
    2 NDC:10237-589-01 454 g in 1 CARTON
    3 NDC:10237-589-02 907 g in 1 CARTON
    4 NDC:10237-589-04 1810 g in 1 CARTON
    5 NDC:10237-589-13 6120 g in 1 BAG
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part331 01/01/2000
    Labeler - Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (001211952)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Church & Dwight Co., Inc. 785302451 api manufacture, manufacture
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Church & Dwight Co., Inc. 097622153 manufacture, api manufacture
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