Alka-seltzer


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a commercial antacid that contains aspirin

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"It revealed Alka-Seltzer users to be divided into two apparently incompatible camps--the culprit and the victim--and it suggested that the company had been wooing one at the expense of the other."
As one of many experiments tackled this week at Camp Invention, the students attached wheels to plastic film canisters, poured some water into the containers, plopped in an Alka-Seltzer tab and replaced the lid.
Alternative uses for household products, like using Alka-Seltzer to clean the loo and keeping shampoo out of babies' eyes with Vaseline.
More punk pop pash which must have the Sex Pistols reaching for the alka-seltzer.
Some common over-the-counter acetaminophen combinations include various products of brands such as Alka-Seltzer, Benadryl, Comtrex, Contac, Coricidin, Dimetapp, Drixoral, Excedrin, Goody's, Midol, Percogesic, Robitussin, Singlet, Sinutab, Tavist, TheraFlu, Triaminic, Vanquish, and Vicks.
Though Alka-Seltzer ads of the 1950s showed one tablet therapeutically fizzing, the dosage doubled in the 1960s.
Also on this day: 1872: Birth of Russian ballet company founder Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev; 1931: Alka-Seltzer first marketed in America; 1938: BBC televised its first rugby match, England v Scotland, at Twickenham; 1969: British parachute troops took over the Caribbean island of Anguilla; 1970: The heads of West and East Germany met for the first time; 1986: Buckingham Palace announced the engagement of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson; 1996: Nelson Mandela granted a divorce from his wife Winnie.
* Alka-Seltzer Plus Children's Cold Medicine Effervescent
The Spa Fizzies, in a base of epsom salt and baking soda, are like oversized Alka-Seltzer for the tub.
In March school officials in Bremerton, Washington, suspended 15 middle school students for passing around and tasting Alka-Seltzer tablets on school property.
Aspirin is the principal analgesic in: Ascriptin Aspergum Alka-Seltzer with Aspirin Bayer Aspirin Bufferin Buffex Cama Ecotrin Empirin Genprin Halfprin Magnaprin Norwich Aspirin Wesprin
The experts--including the people at Miles in Elkhart who make Alka-Seltzer Plus cold remedies--confirm that we did indeed.
So forget the Alka-Seltzer comparisons, because endothermics have evolved and may deserve another look.
A March 16thFDA MedWatch article noted the recall of Alka-Seltzer Plus products due to an issue with the labeling.