Gas-X

Active Ingredient(s): Simethicone
Category: Gastrointestinal



Gas-X Overview

Simeticone (INN), also known as simethicone (USAN), is an anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort or pain caused by excessive gas. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 3 Pharmacology 4 Chemistry 5 Society and culture 6 References Medical uses Simeticone is used to relieve the symptoms of excessive gas in the gastrointestinal tract, namely bloating, burping and flatulence.[2][3] While there is a lack of conclusive evidence that simeticone...

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Bloating, gas & abdominal pain

My husband has these symptoms all the time. Had been told by a GI doctor to use Gas-X. I also bought baby colic drops. Nothing seems to help much anymore. Had endoscopy & colonoscopy, both normal. ## He may have abdominal adhesions. They do not appear on any type of scans as they are transparent. I had a series of colonoscopies over a 5 year period. They came up normal until the last one where the gastro dr could not get the scope through my intestines. At that point they determined the adhesions had entangled my intestines. Imagine the roots of a plant but made out of transparent material. At the least you might run an online search for abdominal adhesions. Good luck. ## Bet he has a fungal infection. Yeast overgrowth. Only thing he can do is eat a low fod map diet. ## y over the c...

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enzypride merck

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. ## I recently had a hstyerectemy surgery and developed gas. I tried gas-x, beano, dica and many over the counter medicines, but nothing has helped. Can you please help me? The pain and bloating are becoming unbearable. ## I had a Hystorectomy 2008 and in 2011 I started bloating after I eat. What causes it and what can I take to alleviate it? ## Try baking soda with luke warm water.

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orange gel cap gxu

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.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Simethicone
  • 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: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0043-0151 Gas-x 62.5 mg Oral Strip by Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (Us) LLC
  • 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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