Many patients don't realize how much sodium is in some effervescent products...Alka-Seltzer, Arthrimin GS, Redoxon, etc

Many patients don't realize how much sodium is in some effervescent products...Alka-Seltzer, Arthrimin GS, Redoxon, etc.

Sodium bicarbonate is often added to create the fizz...but it also adds lots of sodium.

For example, Alka-Seltzer has 567 mg/tab of sodium...Redoxon (vitamin C) has 224 mg/tab...and Arthrimin GS has 400 mg/pouch.

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