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Alka-Seltzer XS 20 Tablets  0003086

Alka-Seltzer XS Alka-Seltzer XS

20 Tablets  0003086
£4.99
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Alka-Seltzer

Product details

Alka-Seltzer XS Effervescent Tablets provide fast and effective relief from mild to moderate pain including headaches, migraine, neuralgia, toothache, sore throat, period pains, aches, and pains. They also provide symptomatic relief from sprains, strains, rheumatic pain, sciatica, lumbago, fibrosis, muscular aches and pains, joint swelling, and stiffness. Additionally, they Alka-Seltzer can provide symptomatic relief of influenza, feverishness, and feverish colds.

Key features of Alka-Seltzer XS Tablets

  • Effervescent tablets
  • Active ingredient: Aspirin
  • Relieve mild to moderate pain

Warnings / Side effects Expand

These dosages should not be continued for more than three days without consulting a physician. The stated dose must not be exceeded. Do not give to children under 16 years, unless specifically indicated (e.g. for Kawasaki's disease). Do not take Alka Seltzer if you: are allergic to aspirin, sodium hydrogen carbonate, citric acid or to any other ingredients. are allergic to any other pain relieving or anti-inflammatory medicines (e.e NSAIDS or salicylates). have, or have had, a stomach or duodenal ulcer. have a disorder which causes excessive bleeding such as haemophilia. are pregnant or breast feeding. have severe heart, kidney or live problems. have asthma that is worsened by aspirin or any other NSAID. Avoid if you are on a high dose of methotrexate, 15mg per week. Speak to your doctor before taking Alka Seltzer if you: suffer from Asthma, nasal polyps, hayfever or allergies. have low uric acid excretion, which is commonly associated with gout. have a history of gastrointestinal disorders. have kidney or liver problems. have problems with your circulation. are about to have surgery. are elderly. Aspirin has also been associated with increased risk of Reye's Syndrome when given to children with a fever. For this reason the use of aspirin is not recommended in children under 16 years of age. You should ask your doctor before taking aspirin if you are taking any other medicines including those for blood clots (thrombosis) such as warfarin or gout such as probenecid. If you are unsure please check with your doctor, always read the label. This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist. Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies. Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.


Possible side effects that may occur after taking Alka Seltzer XS Tablets:

  • In people sensitive to aspirin, reactions such as asthma attacks and skin rashes may occur occasionally.
  • Aspirin may induce gastric irritation, nausea, dyspepsia and stomach bleeding.
  • Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have any side effects after taking this product.

Usage / Instructions Expand

Alka-Seltzer must always be dissolved in a glass of water prior to oral administration.

Adults, elderly and children aged 16 years and over: 2 tablets in water. The dose may be repeated every 4 hours, as required, with a maximum of 4 dosages in 24 hours.

Ingredients Expand

Active ingredientsAspirin (Acetylsalicylic acid) 324mg per tablet, Sodium hydrogen carbonate 1774mg per tablet, Citric acid 965mg per tablet.

Other ingredients: Povidone, Dimeticone, Calcium silicate, Docusate sodium, Sodium benzoate (E211), Sodium saccharin, natural and artificial Lemon flavour and natural and artificial Lime flavour.

Delivery & Returns Expand

Royal Mail Tracked 48hr Delivery

  • £3.49 for Tracked 48hr service, delivered within 2-3 working days from despatch of order.
  • Free delivery for orders over £35
  • Delivered Mon-Sat (excluding Sunday and Bank Holidays).
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch.
  • All orders can be tracked from despatched to delivery, tracking code will be emailed to you.
  • Certain items cannot be delivered through this service and therefore this service not be visible in the checkout. Additional terms and conditions apply, please see the delivery page.

EVRI UK Tracked 48hr Service

  • £3.49 for Standard service, delivered within 2 working days from despatch of order.
  • Free standard delivery for orders over £35
  • Delivered Mon-Fri (excluding weekend and bank holidays).
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch. Terms and conditions apply, see below.
  • Additional terms and conditions apply, please see below.

94% of orders are despatched within 2 days (data taken from July 2022 to October 2022)

Royal Mail Tracked 24hr Delivery

  • £5.09 for the Tracked 24hr service.
  • Mon-Thur orders placed before 8pm will be delivered 1-2 days from despatch (90% of orders delivered next day).
  • Friday orders placed before 8pm will be delivered from Saturday.
  • Weekend orders will be delivered from Tuesday.
  • Delivered Mon-Sat (excluding Sunday and Bank Holidays).
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch. Terms and conditions apply, see below
  • Pharmacy approved items will be despatched once approved and delivered the next working day.
  • All orders can be tracked from despatched to delivery, tracking code will be emailed to you.
  • Certain items cannot be delivered through this service and therefore this service not be visible in the checkout. Additional terms and conditions apply, please see below.

EVRI UK Tracked 24hr service

  • £5.49 for UK Next Working Day Delivery.
  • Mon-Fri orders placed before 8pm will be delivered the next day.
  • Friday orders placed after 8pm will be delivered on Tuesday.
  • Weekend orders will be delivered on Tuesday.
  • Delivered Mon-Fri (excluding bank holidays).
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch. Terms and conditions apply, see below.
  • Pharmacy approved items will be despatched once approved and delivered the next day.
  • All orders can be tracked from despatched to delivery, tracking code will be emailed to you.
  • Additional terms and conditions apply, please see below.

EVRI Click & Collect tracked 48hr service

  • £3 for Standard service, delivered within 2 working days from despatch of order.
  • Free standard delivery for orders over £35
  • Delivered Mon-Fri (excluding weekend and bank holidays).
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch. Terms and conditions apply, see below.
  • Additional terms and conditions apply, please see below.

EVRI UK Click & Collect tracked 24hr service

  • £3.49 for UK Next Working Day Delivery.
  • Mon-Fri orders placed before 8pm will be delivered the next day.
  • Friday orders placed after 8pm will be delivered on Tuesday.
  • Weekend orders will be delivered on Tuesday.
  • Delivered Mon-Fri (excluding bank holidays).
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch. Terms and conditions apply, see below.
  • Pharmacy approved items will be despatched once approved and delivered the next day.
  • All orders can be tracked from despatched to delivery, tracking code will be emailed to you.
  • Additional terms and conditions apply, please see below.

UK Express Delivery

  • Free Express Delivery when you spend £100
  • Mon-Wed orders placed before 8pm will be delivered in 2 working days
  • Thursday orders placed before 8pm will be delivered on Monday
  • Friday orders placed before 8pm will be delivered on Tuesday
  • Weekend orders will be delivered on Tuesday
  • Delivered Mon-Fri (excluding bank holidays)
  • Order by 8pm Monday to Friday for same day despatch. Terms and conditions apply, see below.
  • Once approved P-line items will be delivered the next working day
  • Additional terms and conditions apply, please see below
  • Select Next working day delivery in the checkout for Express Delivery

Additional terms and conditions apply, to view our full delivery terms and conditions click here

Returns

If you're not completely satisfied with your order, you can return it to us within 28 days

Find out more about our returns policy click here

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they work so quickly and no upset stomach.

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fast posting again thank you

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Migraines are miserable but if I take Alka Seltzer XS together with my migraine medication more often than not the migraine disappears. Magic!

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