Gaviscon provides relief from Heartburn & Acid indigestion.
Gaviscon liquid helps to relieve the burning pain of Heartburn and the discomfort of Indigestion.It helps to protect the inflamed Oesophagael tissue and prevent further inflammation by forming a physical barrier to reflux.
The Alginate "raft" helps to keep the gastric contents in place thereby reducing the likelihood of these irritating the delicate lining of the Oesophagus.
What else should I know?
Each 10ml of gaviscon contains Sodium alginate 500mg, Sodium bicarbonate 267mg, and Sodium carbonate 160mg.Gaviscon also contains Sodium, hydroxybenzoates and Saccharin
The adult dose of Gaviscon is 10ml to 20ml to be taken after meals and before going to bed at night ,up to four times daily.
The Children's dose (6-12 years) is 5ml to 10ml.
It is recommended that you do not lie down or go to bed immediately after taking gaviscon.
If symptoms persist, see your Doctor.
Children under 6 years should only be dosed on Doctor's advice.
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