Active Ingredient(s): Simethicone
Category: Gastrointestinal

Gas-X Overview

Simeticone is an anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort or pain caused by excessive gas. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Pharmacology 3 Chemistry 4 Society and culture 5 References Medical uses Simeticone is used to relieve the symptoms of excessive gas in the gastrointestinal tract, namely bloating, burping, and flatulence.[2] There is not good evidence that simeticone is effective for this use.[3][4] There is no evidence that simeticone is useful to treat colic in babi...

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orange gel cap gxu
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orange gel cap.small orange looks like jelly bean.letters gxu white writting. ## Would like to identify what a small orange pill that looks like a jelly belly..but smaller with white whiting on it G-X-U is?? ## This is an over the counter product called Gas-X Ultra Strength, it contains the active ingredient Simethicone and is used to relieve the discomfort and bloating associated with gas. Learn more: Are there any comments or questions? ## This is an over-the-counter medicine, also known as Gas-X. It releaves discomfort and bloating associated with gas and gastroenterogical pains. This medication works relatively quickly and for the most part elevates the pains associated with air bubbles trapped in your abdominal region, consequently causing pressure and discomfort.
Updated 4 years ago.
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white big pill ## Where can I purchase some Enzypride? ## Should I take ENZYPRIDE before the food or after. And what is the benefit of this medicine. And last is there any interaction with alcohol. THANKS ## how to take enzypride ## Action and pathophysiology ## experiencing severe watery diarrhea with upset stomach and overall weakness. ## recently had hstyerectemy surgery and developed gas. I tried gas-x, beano, dica and many over the counter medicines, nothing has helped. Can you please help me, the pains and bloating is becoming unbearable. ## i had Hystorectomy 2008 an in 2011i start bloating after i eat what cause it an what to drink
Updated 5 years ago.

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 125mg, 166mg, 180mg
  • Drops: 40mg/0.6ml
  • Liquid: 20mg/0.3ml, 40mg, 40mg/0.6ml, 40mg/5ml, 40mg/ml, 50mg, 62.5mg
  • Suspension: 7.5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 62.5mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 125mg, 150mg, 166mg, 80mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Gas-X: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0067-0113 Gas-x 80 mg Chewable Tablet by Novartis Consumer Health, Inc.
  • 0067-0116 Gas-x 80 mg Chewable Tablet by Novartis Consumer Health Inc.
  • 0067-0117 Gas-x Extra Strength 125 mg Chewable Tablet by Novartis Consumer Health Inc.
  • 0067-0129 Gas-x Extra Strength 125 mg Chewable Tablet by Novartis Consumer Health Inc.
  • 0067-6274 Gas-x 180 mg/1 Oral Capsule, Liquid Filled by Novartis Consumer Health Inc.
  • 0067-6275 Gas-x Extra Strength 125 mg Oral Capsule by Novartis Consumer Health, Inc

Other drugs which contain Simethicone or a similar ingredient: (20 results)

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