Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic acid)

Product Description: This is an anti-inflammatory and general pain reliever.

Indications for Use: Use in situations where pain relief or fever reduction is needed (infection, muscle damage, arthritis, and joint pain).

Dosage and Administration: Give approximately 40 mg per 10 lbs. of body weight once to twice a day. Do not treat for longer than 3 consecutive days.

Duration of Treatment: Continue the treatment for as long as symptoms persist, but do not exceed 3 days of total treatment (see precautions).

Packaging: This product comes in containers of 80 and 325 mg tablets and in a powder form.

Precautions and Side Effects: Aspirin can cause stomach and intestinal irritation and ulceration. Be cautious regarding duration of treatment and doses. If signs of abdominal pain, blood, or dark, tar-like material in the feces occur, discontinue aspirin and all anti-inflammatory agents immediately. Anti-ulcer treatment (sucralfate, etc.) may be considered if the above signs exist. Do not use concurrently with any other anti-inflammatory drug.

Storage: Store in a cool dry place.

Drug Type: O-T-C

Manufacturer: AgriLabs, Butler, RXV, First Priority, plus others