1 tablet of Aspirin C contains
400 mg of acetylsalicylic acid and 240 mg of ascorbic acid (vitamin C).
Other ingredients: sodium citrate anhydrous, sodium bicarbonate, anhydrous citric acid, anhydrous sodium carbonate.
Action: Aspirin works mainly by inhibiting the release and prostaglandin biosynthesis of unsaturated fatty acids; reduces the platelet aggregation by blocking the release of platelet adenozynodifosforowego acid and thromboxane A 2 . Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory. Absorbed rapidly and almost completely absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract - mainly in the stomach to a lesser extent from the intestines. The rate of absorption depends on the pH of the contents. Is related to plasma albumin of 50-90%. Easily penetrates into the tissue and the placenta and breast milk. It is metabolized in the liver (mitochondria and endoplasmic reticulum) and in other tissues. It is excreted in the urine mainly as metabolites (75% as salicylurowy acid) and 10% unchanged. T 0.5 is 2-4 h. The addition of ascorbic acid supplements vitamin deficiencies arising eg. In the course of the common cold.
Indications: Pain of medium and light intensity, eg .: headaches, teeth, muscles, fever, symptoms associated with colds influenza.
Adults: 1-2 tablets extemporaneously. (400-800 mg), up to 8 Table. Children from 10 r.ż .: 1 tablet. up to three times a day. The medicine taken orally after dissolving in water.