Gascon

Gascon

simeticone

Manufacturer:

Kissei

Distributor:

Hing Ah
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dimethicone
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Improvement of abdominal symptoms due to gas in GIT 120-240 mg daily divided in 3 doses. Elimination of foamy mucus in the stomach prior to gastric endoscopy 40-80 mg w/ 10 mL water at 15-40 min prior to test. Elimination of gas in the intestine prior to abdominal x-ray 120-240 mg daily divided in 3 doses 3-4 days prior to test.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach.
Adverse Reactions
Soft stools, gastric discomfort, diarrhea, stomachache.
MIMS Class
GIT Regulators, Antiflatulents & Anti-Inflammatories
ATC Classification
A03AX13 - silicones ; Belongs to the class of other drugs used for functional bowel disorders.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Gascon oral drops 20 mg/mL
Packing/Price
300 mL x 1's
Form
Gascon tab 40 mg
Packing/Price
1000's
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