Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking aspirin capsules.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is okay.
Do NOT use aspirin capsules if:
- You are allergic to any of the ingredients;
- You have a history of stomach bleeding or intestinal bleeding;
- You have a bleeding disorder such as hemophilia;
- You have ever had an asthma attack or severe allergic reaction taking aspirin or an NSAID.
Use of aspirin capsules during pregnancy or breast feeding is not recommended as taking aspirin during late pregnancy may cause bleeding in the mother or baby during delivery and aspirin can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Consult your doctor or health care professional before taking aspirin.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. The usual dose for adults is: 325 to 650mg orally or rectally every 4 hours as needed, not to exceed 4g/day. The usual dose for children is: depending on condition, severeness and weight 2 to 11 years: 10 to 15mg/kg orally or rectally every 4 to 6 hours as needed, not to exceed 4g/day. 12 years or older: 325 to 650mg orally or rectally every 4 hours as needed, not to exceed 4g/day.
Blood thinners, antidepressants and salicylates might interact with aspirin. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with aspirin capsules.