Each Tablet or Caplet Contains 200 mg. Caffeine, Equal to About Two Cups of Coffee

Take Vivarin for a safe, fast pick up anytime you feel drowsy and need to be alert. The caffeine in Vivarin is less irritating to your stomach than coffee, according to a government appointed panel of experts.

FDA APPROVED USES:   Helps restore mental alertness or wakefulness when experiencing fatigue or drowsiness.

Active Ingredients:   Caffeine 200 mg.

Inactive Ingredients:   Tablet: Silicon Dioxide, D&C Yellow #10 Al. Lake, Dextrose, FD&C Yellow #6 Al. Lake, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Starch.

Caplet:  Carnauba Wax, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, D&C Yellow #10 Al Lake, Dextrose, FD&C Yellow #6 Al Lake, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Polysorbate 80, Starch, Titanium Dioxide.

Directions:   Adults and children 12 years and over:  Take 1 tablet (200 mg) not more often than every 3 to 4 hours.

:   The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as two cups of coffee. Limit the use of caffeine containing medications, foods, or beverages while taking this product because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and occasionally, rapid heartbeat. For occasional use only. Not intended for use as a substitute for sleep. If fatigue or drowsiness persists or continues to recur, consult a doctor. Do not give to children under 12 years of age. As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

Tamper Evident Feature:  Individually sealed in foil for your protection. Do not use if foil or plastic bubble is torn or punctured.

Store at room temperature, avoid excessive heat (greater than 100°F) or humidity.

How Supplied:

Tablets:  Consumer packages of 16, 40 and 80 tablets

Caplets:  Consumer packages of 24 and 48 caplets

Comments or Questions? Call Toll-Free 1-800-245-1040 Weekdays.

SmithKline Beecham Consumer Healthcare, L.P.

Pittsburgh, PA 15230. Made in U.S.A.

©1996 SmithKline Beecham


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