Bc Original Formula

  • Nonnarcotic analgesics

Bc Original Formula Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Aspirin 650mg, caffeine 33.3mg, salicylamide 195mg; per powder; contains potassium 55mg/powder.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

Powder—2, 6, 18, 24, 50


Bc Original Formula Indications


Pain. Fever.

Bc Original Formula Dosage and Administration


Place powder on tongue and follow with liquid; or may stir into glass of water or other liquids. 1 powder every 3–4 hours; max: 4 powders/24 hours.


Not recommended.

Bc Original Formula Contraindications


NSAID allergy. Viral infection in children and teenagers. 3rd trimester pregnancy.

Bc Original Formula Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Bc Original Formula Warnings/Precautions


History of asthma or peptic ulcer. Severe hepatic or renal dysfunction. Bleeding disorders. Diabetes. Gout. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Bc Original Formula Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Bc Original Formula Interactions


Potentiates anticoagulants, hypoglycemics, methotrexate, acetazolamide, valproic acid, highly protein-bound drugs. Urinary alkalinizers, antacids, corticosteroids may increase excretion. May antagonize ACE inhibitors, β-blockers, diuretics, uricosurics. Increased bleeding risk with NSAIDs or chronic, heavy alcohol use. NSAIDs increase risk of renal dysfunction. Additive effects with other caffeine-containing products.

Bc Original Formula Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

GI upset/bleed, prolonged bleeding time, anaphylaxis, salicylism.

Bc Original Formula Clinical Trials

See Literature

Bc Original Formula Note

Not Applicable

Bc Original Formula Patient Counseling

See Literature