Tums Freshers: Fresh Breath & Heartburn Relief (Up for Grabs)

by Pam on April 3, 2012

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One of the most common ailments we suffer around our house, after allergies, is heartburn. My oldest child and the seven year old were born with an acid reflux problem, which, unfortunately, runs in the family. While their symptoms have decreased over the years, they still have flair-ups. As for the rest of us, we have our moments too. I rarely eat fried foods and have tried to cut down on carbonated drinks. Whenever I indulge in too many carbonated drinks or fried foods, I know I will have the unwanted heartburn visitor later.

We constantly have a bottle of Tums on hand for those moments. The kids, although they use Tums, have never been a fan of the taste. My daughter complains they taste “chalky” and none of us particularly care for fruit flavors. When I was offered a chance to try new Tums Freshers, I knew this was the product for us.

Sometimes our favorite foods give us heartburn and food breath. Those are two things you want to get rid of fast. That’s where new TUMS Freshers comes into play. It’s the only TUMS that not only relieves heartburn but freshens breath at the same time. Look for it in convenient 25 count bottles which fit in a purse, pocket, desk, or car.

These are Tums that taste (and look) more like breath mints than traditional Tums. They still provide relief from Heartburn, Sour stomach, Acid indigestion, and Upset stomach associated with these symptoms plus they can be used as a calcium supplement.  I liked the convenient, small container that made it easy to slip these into my glove compartment for emergencies or in my purse. I liked the taste too. While I didn’t think they tasted “chalky” at all, my daughter said, “They still have a slight chalk taste to them like traditional Tums, but taste a lot better.”

She’s planning to work in the Mediterranean this summer before heading off to college and I foresee a lot of spicy, rich food, which, of course, equates a lot of heartburn. I’ll be packing some of these Tums Freshers in her suitcase before she leaves. They’re available in Cool Mint flavor in 25 and 50 count sizes.

Want to save money on your purchase of Tums Freshers? I found a coupon for $1.50 off a 50 count package.

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Pam is a former teacher turned work from home mom. When she's not caring for her kids or cats, she can be found whipping up tasty recipes, trying her hand at the newest techie gadgets or reading. She loves to travel whenever she has a chance and spends way too much time on the computer sharing her experiences.

{ 37 comments… read them below or add one }

latanya April 3, 2012 at 3:37 pm

tropical fruit.


scottsgal April 3, 2012 at 4:59 pm



Maryann D. April 3, 2012 at 6:56 pm

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BethElderton April 3, 2012 at 8:37 pm

I like Berries
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Yona Williams April 3, 2012 at 8:46 pm

Tropical Fruit tastes pretty good. Email: yona(at)pricelesswriters.com


Lori Thomas April 3, 2012 at 10:18 pm


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jill24295 April 4, 2012 at 12:50 am

I’m thinking the assorted berries would be pretty good.


Rich April 4, 2012 at 12:51 am

smoothie flavored ones


shana April 4, 2012 at 12:52 am

We usually get the mixed fruit or assorted berries

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Abbe April 4, 2012 at 1:22 am

I like peppermint-settles the tummy too.


eclairre April 4, 2012 at 5:06 am

I like the smoothie ones.


lorialcorn2006 April 4, 2012 at 7:10 pm

I like mint


Lane Mahnke April 4, 2012 at 8:52 pm

I love the Tropical Fruit flavor.



Michele P. April 4, 2012 at 11:30 pm

I like the cool mint


Leona P April 5, 2012 at 12:12 am



Janna @ Feed Your Pig April 6, 2012 at 5:18 am

thanks for a great contest! Janna Johnson jannajanna@hotmail.com janna@feedyourpig on GFC


bison61 April 7, 2012 at 12:04 am

I like the assorted berries

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callbr549 April 7, 2012 at 1:38 am

I like the Assorted Fruit flavoured TUMS. :)



Growl Tiger April 7, 2012 at 9:42 pm

I like the peppermint smoothies flavor


Jessica T. April 9, 2012 at 6:53 pm

I like the peppermint ones.


MamaStace April 10, 2012 at 1:46 am

My favorite are the mixed fruit!



Nicole C. April 10, 2012 at 1:53 pm

My favorite is the Tropical Fruits.



coriwestphal April 11, 2012 at 12:07 am

Tropical is my fave!

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shana April 11, 2012 at 12:28 am

Assorted fruit


Kimberly April 11, 2012 at 9:12 pm

Smoothies flavor


jill190 April 11, 2012 at 9:41 pm

cherry is my favorite.


Christine Jessamine April 13, 2012 at 8:12 pm

i like orange flavor

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Kelly Grant April 14, 2012 at 6:18 pm

the cool mint


Linda April 17, 2012 at 2:21 am

I like the Cherry flavor


Erika P. April 17, 2012 at 4:45 pm

I like the Berry Fusion flavor.


rj7777 April 18, 2012 at 12:38 am

I like the peppermint and cherry. Rita Spratlen rjspratlen@gmail.com


Leenburke April 18, 2012 at 6:34 pm

tropical fruit


Erica C. April 19, 2012 at 4:47 am

I like the Smoothies.


Ravyn Jazper-Hawke April 19, 2012 at 5:51 am

Peppermint, makes me feel happy :)


tavernie April 19, 2012 at 8:37 pm

I like the Peppermint!
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Valerie Taylor Mabrey April 20, 2012 at 12:10 am

tropical Fruit

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ltlbitone April 20, 2012 at 1:36 am

I like the Assorted fruits..

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