Gaviscon dual action 16 peppermint chewable tablets
Helps protect inflamed oesophageal tissue - helps prevent further inflammation by forming a physical barrier to reflux.
The alginate "raft" helps to keep gastric contents in place, thereby reducing the likelihood of these irritating the delicate lining of the oesophagus.
Chew 2 tablets as required, after meals and half an hour before going to bed at night, up to 4 times daily.
A dose may be increased to a maximum of 4 tablets if required.
Children 6 to 12 years:
Chew 1 to 2 tablets as required, after meals and half an hour before going to bed at night, up to 4 times daily.
Not recommended for use in children under 6 years.
Tablets should be thoroughly chewed and swallowed when they become sticky. This may be followed by a drink of water, if desired.
Chewing may be helped if the tablets are first broken and taken a little at a time.
Each tablet contains 250mg sodium alginate, 106.5mg sodium bicarbonate and 187.5mg calcium carbonate. Does not contain aluminium, sugar or gluten.
Always read label carefully and use strictly as directed
It is recommended that you do not immediately lie down or go to bed after taking tablets. If symptoms persist see your Doctor.
Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, allergic to any of the ingredients in this product, are on a sodium restricted diet or have renal impairment.
Not recommended for infants and children under 6 years.