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Genuine Aspirin (WOONSOCKET PRESCRIPTION CENTER, INCORPORATED)

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Complete Genuine Aspirin Information

  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Aspirin 325 mg (NSAID)*

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer


  • Uses

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

  • 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
    • asthma (wheezing)
    • shock

    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 or nonprescription 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 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 have asthma
    • you are taking a diuretic 

    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
      • have bloody or black stools
      • vomit blood
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • an allergic reaction occurs.  Seek medical help right away
    • new symptoms occur
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • redness or swelling is present

    These could be signs of 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.


  • Directions

    • drink a full glass of water with each dose
    • adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 to 2 caplets every 4 hours. Do not take more than 12 caplets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor
    • children under 12 years: do not use unless directed by a doctor

  • Other information

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

  • Inactive ingredients

    corn starch, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-426-9391


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    Compare to the active ingredient in Genuine Bayer® Regular Strength†

    Coated Caplets

    NDC 59779-389-12

    Genuine
    Aspirin
    325 mg
    Pain reliever, Fever reducer (NSAID)
    Fast, safe pain relief
    Headaches  
    Everyday aches & pains

    100 COATED CAPLETS

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
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    †This product is not manufactured or distributed by Bayer HealthCare LLC, owner of the registered trademark Genuine Bayer® Regular Strength.
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    Aspirin 44-389

    Aspirin 44-389


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    GENUINE ASPIRIN 
    aspirin tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-389
    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
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE Score no score
    Shape OVAL Size 14mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;389
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-389-12 1 in 1 CARTON 05/17/2001 07/08/2019
    1 100 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 05/17/2001 07/08/2019
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(59779-389)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(59779-389)