Alka-Seltzer XS Tablets



Alka Seltzer XS is an extra strength version of the original antacid and pain reliever, but XS also contains caffiene. They are ideal for when the circumstances warrant something a little stronger to tackle the pain and discomfort. Alka-Seltzer Xs Tablets Alka-Seltzer Xs Tablets have an extra strong formula that contains caffeine and can be used to treat a variety of conditions including; migraines, period pains, toothache, sore throats, aches and pains and symptoms of cold and flu. They are quick and easy to take as well as fast-acting with long-lasting relief. These tablets are an antacid which means they are especially effective for indigestion and heartburn caused by over-indulgence on food or drink. For instant pain relief take Alka-Seltzer tablets today!What is Alka-Seltzer Xs Tablets Used For?Headaches Mild to Moderate Pain, such as migraines, period pain, sore throats Relief to certain cold and flu symptoms, such as headache, feverishness and muscle aches How Does Alka-Seltzer Xs Tablets Work?Alka-Seltzer tablets contain 5 active ingredients; Aspirin Paracetamol Sodium Hydr Carbonate Citric Acid Caffeine Aspirin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory that blocks a substance in the body known as cyclo-oxygenase. This is involved in the production of various chemicals in the body Cyclo-oxygenase, which produces so ing known as Prostaglandins to respond to injuries. This causes pain, swelling an inflammation. Aspirin blocks Cyclo-oxygenase from producing these substances and relieving pain and inflammation. Paracetamol is a medicine used for mild to moderate levels of pain. It is also useful for reducing fever. Sodium Hydr Carbonate and Critic Acid naturally form an antacid by their reaction with water. They can decrease the acidity in the stomach by binding them to and neutralising excessive acid. This will relieve the symptoms of heartburn and indigestion while settling the stomach. These medicine combined can be used to relieve headaches and settle stomachs. Alka-Seltzer Xs Tablets can also be used to relieve various other types of aches and pains.