Rulox suspension is an antacid and antiflatulent medication. It works by neutralizing stomach acid and hence is effective in the management of symptoms associated with ulcer.Simethicone helps break up gas bubbles in the gut. Aluminum and magnesium antacids work quickly to lower the acid in the stomach. Aluminum and magnesium antacids work quickly to lower the acid in the stomach.
Active Ingredients Aluminium hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, methylpolysiloxane Directions for use Take 10mls three times daily until symptoms resolve Note Do not use Rulox suspension within (before or after) 2 hours of taking other medication as it may reduce the effectiveness of the drug.
What is Rulox Suspension used for?
This medication is used to treat the symptoms of too much stomach acid such as stomach upset, heartburn, and acid indigestion.It is also used to relieve symptoms of extra gas such as belching, bloating, and feelings of pressure/discomfort in the stomach/gut.
Can a Pregnant Woman take Rulox?
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your doctor before taking this medication. Without medical advice, do not administer this medication to a child under the age of 12.
Rulox Suspension Price in Nigeria
Rulox suspension price in Nigeria is listed on Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s online pharmacy.
Rulox Generic Name
Rulox generic names are; Aluminum Hydroxide, Magnesium Hydroxide and Simethicone.
Active ingredients in Rulox (in each 5 mL teaspoonful) are; Aluminum hydroxide 200 mg, Magnesium hydroxide 200 mg, Simethicone 20mg.
Rulox Side Effects
Nausea, constipation, diarrhea, and headaches are also possible side effects of this drug.
If you experience any of the following unusual but severe side effects or signs of a serious medical problem like black/tarry stools, slow/shallow breathing, slow/irregular heartbeat, mental/mood changes (e.g., confusion), deep sleep, discomfort with urination, stomach/abdominal pain, vomit that looks like coffee grounds, seek urgent medical attention.
Take 10mls three times daily until symptoms resolve
Direction For Use
Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor.
Give the oral suspension (liquid) a good shake before you measure a dose. Use the given dosing cup or any other medicine dose-measuring device (not a kitchen spoon).
Do not exceed the prescribed maximum dosage on the medicine’s label. This medication should not be taken at maximum doses for more than 2 weeks in a row.
An antacid is typically used for a brief period of time before your symptoms clear up. If your symptoms do not improve after two weeks of taking this drug, contact your doctor.
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