Pepto-Bismol

Active Ingredient(s): Bismuth Subsalicylate
Category: Heart Burn / Indigestion



Pepto-Bismol Overview

Bismuth subsalicylate, sold under the brand name Pepto-Bismol, is an antacid medication used to treat temporary discomforts of the stomach and gastrointestinal tract, such as diarrhea, indigestion, heartburn and nausea. It is also commonly known as pink bismuth. Bismuth subsalicylate has the empirical chemical formula of C7H5BiO4,[1] and it is a colloidal substance obtained by hydrolysis of bismuth salicylate (Bi(C6H4(OH)CO2)3). Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Adverse effects 3 ...

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pepto bismol vs. Gaviscon

What is the difference between the 2 OTC meds of Pepto Bsmol and Gaviscon ## Hello, Patricia! How are you? Pepto-Bismol contains Pink Bismuth, also known as Bismuth Salicylate. According to the FDA, it is listed as being used to treat heartburn, upset stomach, indigestion and diarrhea. However, Gaviscon as manufactured by Reckitt Benckiser contains sodium alginate, sodium or potassium bicarbonate and calcium carbonate, it is an antacid that's listed by the FDA as being used to treat or prevent heartburn and GERD. Typical side effects to both may include dizziness and flatulence. But, Pepto-Bismol treats more issues, though not everyone is able to take it. Is there anything else I can help with?

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aderol what dosage is it?

I have a generic type of aderol. Its the color of PeptoBismol PINK It has this labeling: cor 136 ## Cor 136 active ingredient is Amphetamine dextroamphetamine 30 mg. To learn more about this drug click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Bismuth Subsalicylate
  • Liquid: 262mg/15ml, 525mg/15ml, 87mg/5ml
  • Suspension: 262.5mg/15ml, 262mg, 262mg/15ml, 524mg/15ml, 525mg, 525mg/15ml, 527mg, 527mg/15ml, 527mg/30ml, 690mg, 690mg/30ml
  • Tablet: 262mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 262mg, 300mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Pepto-Bismol: (18 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 37000-018 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Chewable Tablet by Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-032 Pepto-bismol 525 mg/30ml Oral Liquid by Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-403 Pepto-bismol Instacool Pack by Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-438 Pepto-bismol 525 mg/30ml Oral Suspension by The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-475 Pepto-bismol 525 mg/30ml Oral Liquid by Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-476 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-477 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 37000-691 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Chewable Tablet by The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
  • 50090-0553 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 50269-476 Pepto Bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by Jc World Bell Wholesale Co., Inc.
  • 50269-691 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet, Chewable by Jc World Bell Wholesale Co., Inc.
  • 54569-3285 Pepto-bismol 525 mg/30ml Oral Liquid by A-s Medication Solutions LLC
  • 54569-4236 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 58933-018 Pepto-bismol 525 mg/21 Oral Tablet by Procter & Gamble Manufactura S De Rl De Cv
  • 58933-476 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by Procter & Gamble Manufactura S De Rl De Cv
  • 58933-477 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet by Procter & Gamble Manufactura S De Rl De Cv
  • 66715-9723 Pepto-bismol 262 mg Chewable Tablet by Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.
  • 67751-155 Pepto Bismol 262 mg Oral Tablet, Chewable by Navajo Manufacturing Company Inc.

Other drugs which contain Bismuth Subsalicylate or a similar ingredient: (5 results)

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