Alka Seltzer Original Tablets can be used to treat conditions such as migraines, period pains, toothache, sore throats, joint swelling and stiffness, neuralgia, lower back pain, sciatica, rheumatic and muscular aches and pains, muscle tenderness and stiffness, sprains, strains and symptoms of cold and flu such as feverishness. Being an antacid, Alka Seltzer is especially useful for acid indigestion and heartburn, helping to break up the full feeling and pain.
Each Effervescent Tablet contains: Aspirin 324mg, Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate 1744mg, Citric Acid 965mg, Sodium content 477mg per Tablet, Alka-Seltzer dissolved in Water becomes Sodium Acetylsalicylate, Sodium Citrate and Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate.
Alka-Seltzer must always be dissolved in water before taking.
Adults and children aged 16 and over: 2 tablets every 4 hours, if necessary.
Maximum dosage: Do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours. The dosages should not be continued for more than three days without consulting your doctor.
Suitable for over 16 years.