Antacid Dosage For Adults
Antacid is an over-the-counter medication but should not be used without prescription if there are preexisting health conditions such as heart problems or kidney problems. The dosage to be taken is dependent on the particular brand to be used. It ranges from a tablespoonful twice daily to a tablespoonful four times daily.
Ulgicid is an antacid containing alginic acid, aluminum hydroxide, magnesium trisilicate as its active ingredients. They act together to reduce gastric acidity.
Gaviscon is an antacid that provides dual relief from heartburn and indigestion. It is available in two sizes; 300ml and 600ml and is sold on Drugstore Nigeria, an Online Pharmacy in Lagos.
Ulgicid Syrup Dosage
Ulgicid has different dosages for adults and children. One tablespoonful twice daily is recommended for adults while one teaspoonful is recommended for children. This is subject to a doctor’s prescription.
Omeprazole belongs to a class of drug known as proton pump inhibitor (PPI) and it is administered to reduce the production of acid in the stomach.
Antacid Syrup Brands
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