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Description:

Gaviscon forms a protective layer that floats on top of the stomach contents. This layer prevents reflux and keeps the stomach contents away from the lining of the food pipe to relieve the symptoms of heartburn and acid indigestion. It can also be used to relieve the symptoms of conditions such as hiatus hernia (protrusion of muscle through a muscle wall), reflux oesophagitis (inflamed food pipe
Ingredients

Active ingredients:

Each 10ml dose or oral suspension contains sodium alginate 1000mg and potassium bicarbonate 200mg.

Also Contains: Calcium carbonate, carbomer, methyl (E218) and propyl (E216) parahydroxybenzoates, sodium saccharin, sodium hydroxide, peppermint flavour

Directions:

- Check that the cap seal is unbroken before first using this product.
- Shake well before use.
- For oral use.
Adults and children over 12 years: take 5-10ml (one to two 5ml spoonfuls) after meals and at bedtime or as directed.
Children under 12 years: should only be taken on medical advice.
If you forget a dose it is not necessary to double the dose the next time, just carry on taking as before

Warnings:

- Store in a cool dry place
- Do not refrigerate.
- Use within 3 months of opening
- Keep all medicines safely away from children
- Read the package leaflet before use.

Do not take this treatment if

- You have any known allergies to any of the listed ingredient
- You have decreased amounts of gastric acid produced in your stomach.

Consult your doctor or pharmacist:

- If symptoms still persist after 7 days
- If you take too much of this product it is unlikely to cause you any harm. However, you may feel bloated
- If your doctor has limited your salt intake for health reasons such as a heart or kidney condition
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding
- If you experience any other side-effects
- If you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy

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