Gaviscon Advance (Peppermint Flavour)

Gaviscon Advance (Peppermint Flavour) Special Precautions

Manufacturer:

Reckitt Benckiser

Distributor:

DKSH

Marketer:

Reckitt Benckiser
Full Prescribing Info
Special Precautions
If symptoms do not improve after 7 days, the clinical situation should be reviewed.
In 10 mg contain: sodium 4.6 mmol, potassium 2 mmol, calcium 2 mmol. If on a controlled diet to these elements, please consult the doctor before taking this product.
Sodium: This medicinal product contains 106 mg (4.6 mmol) sodium per 10 ml dose, equivalent to 5.3% of the WHO recommended maximum daily intake for sodium.
The maximum daily dose of this product is equivalent to 21% of the WHO recommended maximum daily intake for sodium.
This product is considered high in sodium. This should be particularly taken into account for those on a low salt diet (e.g. in some cases of congestive heart failure and renal impairment).
Potassium: This medicine contains 78 mg (2.0 mmol) potassium per 10 ml dose. To be taken into consideration by patients with reduced kidney function or patients on a controlled potassium diet.
Patients with chronic renal failure, congestive heart failure and liver cirrhosis. Should be given only on medical advice.
This medicinal product contains Methyl hydroxybenzoate and Propyl hydroxybenzoate, which may cause allergic reactions (very rare).
Effects on ability to drive and use machines: Not relevant.
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