Alka-seltzer Alka-seltzer n. 1. a commerical antacid; -- the tablets dissolve in water to give an effervescent solution. [trademark] WordNet 1.5]

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  • Alka-Seltzer — is an effervescent antacid and pain reliever first marketed by the Dr. Miles Medicine Company. It was developed by Treneer[1] in Elkhart Indiana.[2] Alka Seltzer is marketed for relief of minor aches, pains, inflammation, fever, headache,… …   Wikipedia

  • Alka-Seltzer™ — 7 [Alka Seltzer] [ˌælkə ˈseltsə(r)] [ˌælkə ˈseltsər] noun countable, uncountable a medicine that you mix with water to m …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alka-Seltzer — Tableta de Alka Seltzer Plus de cereza disolviéndose en agua. Alka Seltzer es un antiácido efervescente del laboratorio Bayer que proporcionaría alivio sintomático de las molestias gástricas ocasionales relacionadas con hiperacidez (acidez de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Alka-Seltzer — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Acetylsalicylsäure …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alka-Seltzer{™} — a medicine which is mixed with water to make a fizzy drink (= one containing many bubbles) that people take when they have indigestion (= stomach pain caused by difficulty in digesting food or drink): He took an Alka Seltzer and went back to bed …   Universalium

  • Alka-Seltzer — Al|ka Sel|tzer trademark a type of medicine that some people take when they have eaten or drunk too much. Alka Seltzer is added to water to make a ↑fizzy drink …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Alka-seltzer — noun a commercial antacid that contains aspirin; tablets dissolve in water to give an effervescent solution • Usage Domain: ↑trademark • Hypernyms: ↑antacid, ↑gastric antacid, ↑alkalizer, ↑alkaliser, ↑antiacid …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Alka-Seltzer Time — (aka The Alka Seltzer Show ) was a 15 minute radio series broadcast weekdays on both CBS and Mutual. Baritone Curt Massey starred with Martha Tilton when the program, sponsored by Alka Seltzer, began in 1949 as Curt Massey Time (sometimes… …   Wikipedia

  • Aqua Seltzer — Mineralwasserkrug der Quelle in Niederselters aus dem 19. Jahrhundert Der Ausdruck Selterswasser, Selters oder Selterwasser, vor allem in Nord und Ostdeutschland auch Selter (vereinzelt auch Aqua Seltzer), wird heute häufig zur Bezeichnung von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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