NameAcetylsalicylic Acid + Ascorbic Acid
Classes Analgesic / Pain Killer
Central Nervous System Agent
Analgesic Combination
Diseases Arthritis
Inflammatory Disease
Kawasaki Disease

Acetylsalicylic Acid + Ascorbic Acid

Acetylsalicylic Acid + Ascorbic Acid is a NSAID. It is used as an analgesic and antipyretic. It is available as effervescent tablets.

Acetylsalicylic Acid + Ascorbic Acid is indicated for-

  • Fever
  • Mild to moderate pain

Each effervescent tab contains aspirin 400 mg and ascorbic acid 240 mg. 1-2 tablets, may repeat 4-8 hourly, if necessary. Max: 3-6 tablets daily.

Side effects associated with Acetylsalicylic Acid + Ascorbic Acid

  • Dizziness
  • dyspepsia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • erosion
  • ulceration
  • hematemesis
  • melaena
  • Prolonged use of high doses may cause anaemia, blood dyscrasia, GI hemorrhage and peptic ulceration.
  • Children with varicella or influenza-like diseases are at risk for Reye's syndrome.
  • Without medical advice, do not use for more than 10 days.
  • To avoid or lessen the risk of bleeding issues, treatment should be stopped one week before to surgery.
  • In patients with impaired renal function, significant hepatic impairment, a history of GI problems such as peptic ulcers, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn's disease, dyspepsia, and when the patient is dehydrated, use with caution.
  • Caution should be exercised in Lactation and pregnancy.


Hypersensitivity to aspirin or other salicylates such as-

Concomitant administration with anticoagulants such as-

Contraindicated in patients with severe renal problems.