Gaviscon Advance 300ml Suspension

Gaviscon relief of indigestion (dyspepsia) Heartburn. Wind (flatulence)
SKU: 104018

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1.870 KD
pcs.

Gaviscon advance 300 ml Suspension

Antacid

The drug reacts with gastric acid to rapidly form a raft of alginic acid gel having a near-neutral pH which floats on the stomach contents effectively impeding gastro-oesophageal reflux for up to 4 hours, and protecting the oesophagus from acid, pepsin and bile. Gaviscon Advance contains double the amount of Sodium Alginate than the Gaviscon, which is increases its efficacy.


Indications:

• moderate symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.


Points of Interests:

• If symptoms do not improve after seven days, the clinical situation should be reviewed.

• Antacids will decrease the absorption of many medicines. The administration of antacids should be separated by 2 hours from other orally administered medicines, whenever possible.


How to use:

10 ml after meals and at bedtime.


All Active Ingredients:

Antacid.


Side effects:

• Generally well tolerated.


Cautions:

• Each 10 ml dose has 116 mg sodium content and a 78 mg potassium. This should be taken into account when a highly restricted salt diet is recommended.

• Each 10 ml contains 200 mg of calcium carbonate. Care needs to be taken in treating patients with

hypercalcaemia, nephrocalcinosis and recurrent calcium containing renal calculi.

Interactions:

• Erlotinib: antacids possibly reduce plasma concentration of erlotinib.

• Ciprofloxacin: antacids reduce absorption of ciprofloxacin.


Quantity:

300 ml.


How To Storage :

room temperature.

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