Restime

Restime

simeticone

Manufacturer:

UNILAB, Inc

Distributor:

UNILAB, Inc
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Simeticone.
Description
Each mL suspension (oral drops) contains: Simeticone, USP 40 mg.
Action
This product contains simeticone, a water-repellant with low surface tension used to relieve bloating and gassiness by causing small bubbles to coalesce to large bubbles, which are passed more easily. Chemically, simeticone is inactive and has no known interaction.
Indications/Uses
This medicine is used to relieve discomfort due to the accumulation of gas in the stomach and intestines including sensations of bloating, pressure, fullness or stuffed feeling which can be caused by certain food (e.g., carbonated drinks, legumes, potatoes, infant formula, etc), air swallowing and dyspepsia.
For the relief of symptoms of excess gas associated with colic.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Give the medicine after meals and at bedtime for best results.
Missed Dose: If the patient misses a dose, just take the next dose if still needed for the condition being treated and the subsequent doses at the recommended time or schedule.
Chewable Tablet: Chew tablet thoroughly before swallowing (see Table 1).

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Oral Drops: Shake well before use (see Table 2).

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Fill enclosed dropper to recommended dosage level and dispense slowly into the baby's mouth, toward inner cheek.
Overdosage
There have been no cases of overdosage reported with simeticone use. If overdosage is suspected, consult a doctor immediately.
If patient has taken more than the recommended dosage, consult a doctor.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to simeticone or any ingredient in the product.
Special Precautions
Take the medicine after meals and at bedtime for best results.
Do not take more than the recommended dose.
Consult a doctor: If any undesirable effect occurs.
If symptoms persist.
Adverse Reactions
There have been no reports of undesirable effects after ingestion of simeticone. A very severe allergic reaction is rare. However, if the patient notices any undesirable effects, consult the doctor immediately.
Drug Interactions
Reduce air swallowing by avoiding fizzy, carbonated drinks, and food that may increase gas in the stomach.
Storage
Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C.
ATC Classification
A03AX13 - silicones ; Belongs to the class of other drugs used for functional bowel disorders.
Presentation/Packing
Chewable tab 40 mg (round, speckled, pink-coloured, strawberry flavoured) x 10's. Oral drops 40 mg/mL (thick, reddish-pink with fruity strawberry odor, and sweet strawberry flavor) x 10 mL.
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