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Don’t take effervescent antacids like Alka-Seltzer, Bromo Seltzer, or their generics more than occasionally. Many people don’t realize that these products (and many others) contain aspirin, which can cause potentially dangerous stomach bleeding—even though they have been required to carry a warning label since 2009. The FDA has cautioned about their risks in the past, […]

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