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Gascol

Description

Gascol suspension is an antacid and antiflatulent medication. It works by neutralizing stomach acid and hence is effective in the management of symptoms associated with ulcers.

Active Ingredients 

Magaldrate, simethicone.   

What Is Gascol Used For? 

Gascol antacid is used for gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer and gastroesophageal reflux. It works by neutralizing excess stomach acid.   

Can I Drink Water After Taking Antacid? 

Antacids should be taken after meals and at bedtime. You can drink water after taking antacids.   

What Is The Best Liquid Antacid? 

There are different types of liquid antacids. These different brands of antacid are available on Drugstore Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy.  

 How To Use Gascol 

Gascol should be used after meals and at bedtime.  

 Antacid Suspension

Antacid suspensions are taken to help neutralize the excessive acid produced in the stomach. There are different brands of antacids and they are available on Drugstore Nigeria, an Online Pharmacy in Nigeria.   

What Is Gascol Drug Used For? 

Gascol Antacid is used for gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer and gastroesophageal reflux. It works by neutralizing excess stomach acid.     

Is Gascol Safe In Pregnancy?

Medication taken during pregnancy must be prescribed by a doctor and taken under supervision.   

Gascol Price In Nigeria

Gascol Antacid Suspension Price in Nigeria varies based on location, sellers and suppliers. The cost of gascol is listed on Drugstore Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy.

Gascol antacid Suspension in pregnancy

Antacids containing aluminium, calcium, or magnesium are thought to be safe and beneficial in treating pregnant heartburn.

Antacids containing sodium bicarbonate (such as baking soda) should not be used during pregnancy since they can induce fluid accumulation. Magnesium trisilicate-containing antacids should be avoided since they may be harmful to your infant. Calcium carbonate-containing antacids are safe to take (such as Tums).

Antacid suspension For babies

Antacids should probably not be given to infants. Many antacids are inefficient in treating gastrointestinal disorders, according to researchers, and others may raise a baby’s risk of bone fractures.

Antacid side effects

Side effects of antacids

  • diarrhoea or constipation.
  • flatulence (wind)
  • stomach cramps.
  • feeling sick or vomiting

Dosage

Gascol antacid suspension dosage

Antacid syrup For child dosage

The dosage is based on the condition of the patient and should be supervised by a doctor. 

Antacid Dosage For Adults 

The dosage of antacid is based on the condition of the patient. It should be prescribed by a doctor. 

Direction For Use

Take 10mls three times daily until symptoms resolve Note  Do not use milk of magnesia within (before or after) 2 hours of taking other medication as it may reduce the effectiveness of the drug

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