Label: ASPIRIN SAFETY COATED- aspirin tablet, coated

  • NDC Code(s): 59779-137-01, 59779-137-05, 59779-137-12
  • Packager: CVS Pharmacy
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

DISCLAIMER: 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.

Drug Label Information

Updated October 13, 2021

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  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Aspirin 325 mg (NSAID)*

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

  • Purpose

     Pain reliever

  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
      • headache
      • muscle pain
      • toothache
      • menstrual pain
      • colds
      • minor arthritis pain
    • or as recommended by a doctor
  • 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
    • shock
    • facial swelling
    • asthma (wheezing)

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

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

    Do not use

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

    Ask a doctor before use if

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

    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

    • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
    • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
      • feel faint
      • have bloody or black stools
      • vomit blood
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • redness or swelling is present
    • new symptoms occur
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs

    These could be signs of a serious condition.

    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 right away.

  • Directions

    • adults and children 12 years of age and over: take 1 to 2 tablets every 4 hours, while symptoms persist
    • drink a full glass of water with each dose
    • do not take more than 12 tablets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
    • children under 12 years of age: do not use
  • Other information

    • store between 20-25ºC (68-77ºF)
  • Inactive ingredients

    corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, methacrylic acid copolymer, microcrystalline cellulose, mineral oil, polysorbate 80, simethicone, sodium hydroxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, talc, titanium dioxide, triethyl citrate

  • Questions or comments?

    Call 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredient in Ecotrin®†

    Coated Tablets

    Regular Strength

    Aspirin 325 mg

    Pain reliever (NSAID)

    Aspirin Regimen**

    ENTERIC COATED TABLETS

    †This product is not manufactured or distributed by Prestige Brands, Inc., distributor of Ecotrin®.

    **Talk to your doctor before starting an aspirin regimen.

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

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  • Product Labeling

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

    CVS HEALTH Regular Strength Aspirin

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ASPIRIN  SAFETY COATED
    aspirin tablet, coated
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-137
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    ASPIRIN (UNII: R16CO5Y76E) (ASPIRIN - UNII:R16CO5Y76E) ASPIRIN325 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    METHACRYLIC ACID - METHYL METHACRYLATE COPOLYMER (1:1) (UNII: 74G4R6TH13)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    MINERAL OIL (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    DIMETHICONE (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)  
    SODIUM HYDROXIDE (UNII: 55X04QC32I)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    TRIETHYL CITRATE (UNII: 8Z96QXD6UM)  
    ALUMINUM OXIDE (UNII: LMI26O6933)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColororangeScoreno score
    ShapeROUNDSize11mm
    FlavorImprint Code T
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:59779-137-011 in 1 BOX06/30/201412/31/2022
    1100 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:59779-137-121 in 1 BOX06/30/201412/31/2022
    2125 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3NDC:59779-137-05500 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product06/30/201412/31/2022
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart34306/30/201412/31/2022
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)