Acetaminophen, Sodium Bicarbonate, and Citric Acid (Systemic)
Brand Names : Bromo-Seltzer
Acetaminophen, sodium bicarbonate,
and citric acid (a-seat-a-MIN-oh-fen,
SOE-dee-um bi-KAR-boe-nate, and SI-trik AS-id) combination
is used to relieve pain occurring together with heartburn, sour stomach, or
acid indigestion. The acetaminophen in this combination medicine is the pain
reliever. The sodium bicarbonate in this medicine is an antacid. It neutralizes
stomach acid by combining with it to form a new substance that is not an acid.
This medicine is available without a prescription; however, your doctor
may have special instructions on the proper dose for your medical condition.
Acetaminophen, sodium bicarbonate, and citric acid combination is available
in the following dosage form:
Effervescent granules (U.S.)
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
† Not commercially available in Canada.