Upset Stomach? Plop, Plop, Fizz, Fizz! Heartburn & Acid Indigestion… Effervescent Alka-Seltzer provides fast, effective acid indigestion and heartburn relief that's safe and gentle for upset stomachs.
Radio Actor, Dick Beals was the voice of Speedy Alka-Seltzer on our Alka-Seltzer commercials. Speedy Alka-Seltzer was originally known as Sparky, but the name was changed by a sales manager, Perry L. Shupert, to reflect that year's promotional theme, "Speedy Relief". The Speedy Alka-Seltzer character was created at the Wade Ad Agency in 1951. The original working model was 6 inches tall and sculpted by Duke Russell. It appeared in more than 200 commercials over a 10 year period from 1954-1964. In 1955, a vinyl Speedy Alka-Seltzer doll was created.
For an upset stomach, feel better fast with Alka Seltzer effervescent antacid/pain reliever. For the relief of heartburn, acid indigestion, and sour stomach when accompanied with headache or body aches and pains, upset stomach with headache from over-indulgence in food or drink and pain alone (headache or body and muscular aches and pains). Active ingredients: Aspirin 325 mg, Citric Acid 1000 mg, Sodium Bicarbonate 1916 mg