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 • 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 a longer time than directed. Do not use • if you are allergic to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients 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 • you have a sodium-restricted diet Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: • presently taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs. • taking a prescription drug for diabetes, gout, or arthritis When using this product: do not exceed recommended dosage 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 vomit blood have bloody or black stools have stomach pain that does not get better • symptoms get worse or last more than 10 days • redness or swelling is present • ringing in the ears or a loss of hearing occurs • new symptoms occur 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. Do not use if pouch is torn or open.