Ecotrin® 81mg Low Strength Aspirin
Cardiologist recommended Ecotrin® 81mg low strength aspirin contains ¼ the medicine of regular strength. Taking aspirin daily may reduce the risk of heart attacks and certain strokes, but speak to your doctor first about whether aspirin is right for you. Ecotrin® is always enteric safety coated and designed to dissolve safely in your small intestine. That’s why Ecotrin® is the aspirin regimen that’s smart for your heart and stomach.
For the temporary relief of minor aches and pains due to:
- Muscle pain
- Minor arthritis pain
- Menstrual pain
Or as recommended by a doctor. Available Sizes: 32ct, 45ct, 150ct, 365ct
- Drink a full glass of water with each dose.
- Adults and children 12 years and over: take 4 to 8 tablets every 4 hours
- Not to exceed 48 tablets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.
- Children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor.
Other information: Store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F). Avoid excessive heat and humidity.
|Aspirin 81mg (NSAID)*||Pain reliever.|
*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
Black Iron Oxide, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Corn Starch, Croscarmellose Sodium, D&C Yellow #10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow #6 Aluminum Lake, Hypromellose, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polydextrose, Polyethylene Glycol, Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate, Propylene Glycol, Shellac Wax, Simethicone, Sodium Alginate, Sodium Bicarbonate, Stearic Acid, Talc, Titanium Dioxide, Triacetin, Triethyl Citrate.
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; asthma (wheezing); shock
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 thinner (anticoagulant) or steroid drug; take other drugs containing prescription or non prescription NSAIDS (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others); have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product; take more or for a longer time than directed.
Do not use: If you have ever had an allergic reaction to 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 diabetes, gout, or arthritis.
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
have bloody or black stools
have stomach pain that does not get better
an allergic reaction occurs
Seek medical help right away if:
new symptoms occur
ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
redness or swelling is present
pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days.
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.
Overdose warning: In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.