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Jawasil : Uses, Precautions

Jawasil Suspension is used for Acid indigestion, Heartburn, Stomach upset,  Lower phosphate levels, Overdose, Toxicity, Sour stomach, Stomach acid,  Increases water in the intestines, Head lice on the scalp and other  conditions.

What Is Jawasil Used For?

Jawasil comes in tablet and suspension form, and is used effectively in the temporary treatment of chapped skin, pain from peptic ulcer, increased water in the intestine, sour stomach, heartburn, and others. It is available on Drugstore Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy.

What does Jawasil Contain?

Jawasil has its major active ingredients as  Aluminium Hydroxide, Dimethicone, and Magnesium Hydroxide.

Uses Of Jawasil 

It can be used in the temporary protection of cracked skin, pain from peptic ulcer, heartburn, stomach acid, and some other conditions.

What Are The Possible Side Effects Of Using Jawasil?

Here are the possible side effects that may arise from the use of jawasil; swelling, irritation, loss of appetite, nausea, diarrhea, muscle weakness, constipation, and some others not listed here.

How should I use Jawasil?

Jawasil suspension or tablet should be used as prescribed by a doctor.


It is important that patients who have experienced dehydration, appendicitis, blockage of intestines, diarrhea, and gastrointestinal bleeding, inform their physicians before taking this drug. Also breastfeeding mothers should not use the drug without the knowledge of a physician.

Drug Interactions

If used alongside other medications, Jawasil may interact with these other medications and a number of them include; Ascorbic acid, Bisphosphonate derivatives, Cephalosporins, Citrates, Delavirdine,  Corticosteroids, Cyclosporin, and  Herbal topical medicines, it is, therefore, necessary that you let your doctor know about any other medications you’re on.

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