Gaviscon/Gaviscon Double Action

Gaviscon/Gaviscon Double Action

Manufacturer:

RB (Health)

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per 10 mL Gaviscon oral liqd Ca carbonate 160 mg, Na bicarbonate 267 mg, Na alginate 500 mg. Per 10 mL Gaviscon Double Action oral liqd Ca carbonate 325 mg, Na bicarbonate 213 mg, Na alginate 500 mg
Indications/Uses
Relief from pain & discomfort of heartburn & acid indigestion.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take after meals & at bedtime.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Patients treated w/ hypercalcaemia, nephrocalcinosis, recurrent Ca-containing renal calculi. Na restricted diet. May cause allergic reactions due to methyl & propyl parahydroxybenzoate. Not to be given in childn <12 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Bloated feeling.
ATC Classification
A02BX - Other drugs for peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) ; Used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Presentation/Packing
Form
Gaviscon oral liqd
Packing/Price
10 mL x 24 × 1's;10 mL x 5 × 1's;200 mL x 1's;300 mL x 1's
Form
Gaviscon Double Action oral liqd
Packing/Price
10 mL x 24 × 1's;10 mL x 5 × 1's;150 mL x 1's;300 mL x 1's
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