• Gaviscon Peppermint Liquid 200 ml
Item Name: Gaviscon Peppermint Liquid 200 ml
Item Code: 25030104
Pack Size: 200 ml Manufacturer: RB
Active Ingredients: Sodium Alginate, Calcium Carbonate, Sodium Bicarbonate Category: OTC Products
Concentration: (per 5 ml) 250 mg, 133.5 mg, 80 mg Brand: Gaviscon
Dosage Form: Liquid DF Serialization: ********
Sub Category: Gastroenterology Products
Dose: 10-20 ML 3 times daily & at bed time

Gaviscon - Peppermint liquid 200 ml - Indication: Hyperacidity, GERD Full Description

An off-white, viscous suspension, with the odour and flavour of peppermint, that has a fast onset of action (up to 3 Minutes),and has a physical mode of action in which it forms a raft of alginate that prevent the pepsin and bile from getting up into the esophagus.

Gaviscon is used to treat mild to moderate cases of:

1.    Gastric reflux, heartburn.
2.    Heartburn and GERD during pregnancy.
3.    flatulence associated with gastric reflux.

It is advised to use Gaviscon as a combined therapy with other gastro-hyperacidity medications like Proton Pump Inhibitors to have a fast relief of symptoms since it works within 3 minutes and the effect lasts up to 4 hours.

Side effects:

The mode of action of Gaviscon Oral Suspension is physical and does not depend on absorption into the systemic circulation. Therefore, no side effect for Gaviscon.

However, A time-interval of 2 hours should be considered between Gaviscon intake and the administration of other medicinal products, especially tetracyclines, fluoroquinolones, iron salts, thyroid hormones, chloroquine, bisphosphonates, and estramustine.
Adults and children 12 years and over: 10-20ml after meals and at bedtime

Bar Code: 5000158065376
Expiry Date: 01/01/2024
Available In Stock

Public Price: 2.45 JOD