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Anadin Original (Aspirin) - 16 Capsules

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What is Anadin Original?

Anadin Original is a pain relief that can help to ease headaches, migraines and many other kinds of pain. Perfect for those who need pain relief that acts fast so you can get on with your life as quickly as possible.


What kinds of pain can this product help to relieve?

Although Anadin Original is perfect for relieving pain caused by headaches and migraines, it can also help to relieve many other kinds of pain caused by lots of different conditions. Some of the most common uses for Anadin Original include:

  • Headache & migraine
  • Period pain
  • Joint swelling
  • Muscular aches
  • Rheumatic pain
  • Neuralgia
  • Dental pain
  • Colds & flu
  • Sore throat
  • Feverishness
  • Strains
  • Sprains
  • Stiffness
  • Sciatica
  • Lumbago


How will this product relieve my pain?

Anadin Original contains the active ingredients aspirin and caffeine, which work together to relieve your pain fast. Aspirin is one of a group of drugs known as Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs), meaning that it works to relieve your pain while also reducing inflammation, high temperatures and fever. Caffeine works to speed up the effect of aspirin, increasing your pain relief at the same time.


How to take Anadin Original.

Take 1 – 2 Anadin Original caplets up to 6 times a day, as required, making sure to leave at least 4 hours between each dose. Do not take more than 12 caplets in any 24 hours and do not exceed the stated dose.


When should Anadin Original not be used?

Anadin Original is not suitable for use by those under the age of 16. Do not take this product if you are allergic to aspirin, caffeine, or any of the other listed ingredients. Anadin Original is not suitable for those who have:

  • Stomach ulcers, perforation, or bleeding
  • Haemophilia (blood that does not clot well)
  • Gout
  • Late-stage pregnancy or are breastfeeding
  • Asthma
  • Dehydration
  • Allergic disease
  • Liver or kidney problems
  • G-6-PD deficiency (a hereditary condition leading to low red blood cell counts)

Anadin Original should not be taken with certain medications, to check if you can take this product at the same time as your medication, please read the patient information leaflet here.


Does this product have any side effects?

Like all medicines, Anadin Original can have side effects, although not everyone will get them. Some of these side effects include:

  • Stomach ulcers or perforation, showing symptoms such as severe abdominal pain or blood in your stools.
  • Severe allergic reactions, e.g. difficulty breathing, skin rash, swollen facial features.
  • Breathing problems, e.g. wheezing
  • Blood does not clot well, showing symptoms such as bruising or bleeding.
  • Tremors, shaking, and palpitations.
  • Gout in those prone to it.
  • Indigestion.
  • Heartburn.
  • Nausea and vomiting.
  • Changes in skin colour.
  • Runny nose.


Important Information

This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to

If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.

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