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A trademark for an over-the-counter preparation containing aspirin and citric acid.
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Noun1.Alka-Seltzer - a commercial antacid that contains aspirinAlka-seltzer - a commercial antacid that contains aspirin; tablets dissolve in water to give an effervescent solution
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
alkaliser, alkalizer, antacid, antiacid, gastric antacid - an agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity (especially in the stomach)
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An interesting finding in delving into Alka-Seltzer history was revealed by several of the famous advertising agency "copy writers" that were responsible for its success.
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.
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.
With its strong heritage, Alka-Seltzer XS effectively treats all the common symptoms relating to a hangover.
NATWEST credit cards is offering a financial Alka-Seltzer to those who have binged too much on their credit or store cards over Christmas and the New Year sales.
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
Alka-Seltzer XS already plays a massive part in getting 11 fit bodies on to Sunday League parks all over the country.
In March school officials in Bremerton, Washington, suspended 15 middle school students for passing around and tasting Alka-Seltzer tablets on school property.
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