Alka-Seltzer


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Alka-Seltzer

(ăl′kə-sĕlt′zər)
A trademark for an over-the-counter preparation containing aspirin and citric acid.
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Cold-remedy manufacturers were caught short a year ago; this year the Alka-Seltzer people hope to have plenty of their products on the shelves for sufferers.
Whilst recent sales for Alka-Seltzer have been impressive, particularly within Superstores with volume sales up 6.
Whether these have any greater effect than good old Alka-Seltzer is debatable, but if you're feeling particularly rough today, you might be pleased to give anything a try.
But I had to swallow my fears, along with the Alka-Seltzer, when my family demanded we all pay a visit to Flamingo Land, in Yorkshire.
If you can remember the Great Depression of the 1930s, you probably remember an announcer selling Alka-Seltzer by telling you over the radio--to "Listen to it fizz.
Alka-Seltzer had a history of very funny, warm and award-winning advertising but sales were upset and needed fast relief.
The company's previously announced product donations, which are distributed and dispensed through the American Red Cross, include Ascensia(R) blood glucose testing equipment, OTC products, including Bayer(R) Aspirin, Aleve(R) and Alka-Seltzer Plus(R), and other necessary supplies.
The study has allowed Alka-Seltzer gain further understanding of the pressures and develop some coping strategies to help mitigate the stress.
Experiments included reactions to blow up balloons, Alka-Seltzer rockets, creating lava lunacy, making a mess with corn flour slime, the aptly named stupid egg trick and fizzing rainbows
Leading brands in the United States include Bayer Aspirin, Aleve, Alka-Seltzer Plus, Bactine, Citracal, RID, Phillips' Milk of Magnesia, Phillips' Colon Health, Midol, Alka-Seltzer, and One A Day, One A Day Women's Prenatal and Flintstones vitamins.
Bumble & bumble do the original Surf Spray, pounds 12, but if youOre skint, just plop two Alka-Seltzer in some water and use that instead.
They also included Alka-Seltzer for the morning-after hangover.