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      DIGENE ACIDITY & GAS RELIEF GEL - MIXED FRUIT 200ML

      Country of origin: INDIA

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      MRP 131.70

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      DIGENE ACIDITY & GAS RELIEF GEL - MIXED FRUIT 200ML

      Digene acidity & gas relief – mixed fruit 200ML gel
      Uses and Benefits

       

      Uses and Benefits

      Digene acidity & gas relief – mixed fruit 200ML gel is a combination medicine used in treatment, control, prevention of acidity, heartburn, peptic ulcer pain, occasional constipation, indigestion, hiccups. It neutralizes excess acid in the stomach and helps in easy passage of gas. The gel makes the stool soft and slippery making it easier to pass, thus resulting in easy bowel evacuation. It is prescribed in treating gastroesophageal reflux disease, dyspepsia, erosive esophagitis, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome. However, the uses mentioned are not exhaustive, there may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.

      Composition

       

      Composition

      The active ingredients of Digene acidity & gas relief 200ML gel are Aluminium hydroxide (830Mg), Magnesium hydroxide (185Mg), Simethicone (50Mg) and Sodium carboxymethyl cellulose (100Mg)

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

       

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Digene acidity & gas relief 200ML gel is a combination medicine that works by inhibiting the secretion of gastric juice; retaining the fluid in the colon; neutralizing the acids released in the stomach. Magnesium hydroxide makes the stool soft and slippery making it easier to pass, thus resulting in bowel evacuation and reduces stomach acid by reacting with hydrochloric acid. Aluminium hydroxide neutralizes hydrochloric acid in the stomach resulting in increased gastric pH and inhibition of pepsin activity. Simethicone is an anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort and pain caused by excess gas in the stomach.

      Contraindications and Cautions

       

      Contraindications and Caution

      Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before taking Digene acidity & gas relief 200ML gel:

      • Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients used in the gel
      • Intestinal obstruction
      • Fructose intolerance
      • Faecal impaction
      • Appendicitis
      • Anuria
      • Hypophosphatemia
      • Acute porphyria
      • Caution:
      • Colostomy
      • Ileostomy
      • Electrolyte imbalance
      • Oedema
      • Hepatitis
      • Gastrointestinal haemorrhage
      • Renal and hepatic impairment
      • Pregnancy
      Side Effects

       

      Side and Adverse Effects

      The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Digene acidity & gas relief gel. When taken in the recommended dosage guidelines, the gel is well tolerated. Most of the side effects are generally mild and you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • Gastrointestinal irritation
      • Diarrhea
      • Nausea
      • Vomiting
      • Unusual weakness or tiredness
      • Chalky taste
      • Loss of appetite
      • Abdominal cramps or distension
      • Excessive bowel activity
      • Dizziness and drowsiness
      • Faecal discoloration and impaction
      • Intestinal obstruction

      Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

      • Hypermagnesemia in patients with renal impairment
      • Paralytic ileus
      • Hypophosphatemia
      How to Use

       

      How to Use

      Take Digene acidity & gas relief 200ML gel as instructed by your doctor. Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
      The gel should be taken on an empty stomach. Intake of fibre rich food including whole grain bread and cereals, fruits and vegetables should be increased. The gel should preferably be taken 1 hour after meals at bedtime as it requires 6-8 hours to show its effect. Take the gel at the same time every day as it helps to maintain consistent level of medicine in the body.
      Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested even though the symptoms disappear after the medicine has begun.

      Overdosage

      Avoid taking more than the recommended dosage. If you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the gel, promptly seek medical attention. Depending on the dosage of Digene acidity & gas relief gel, symptoms vary in individuals, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • Muscle weakness
      • Phosphate depletion
      • Anorexia
      • Malaise
      • Osteomalacia, osteoporosis
      • Urinary calculi
      Warnings and Precautions

       

      Warnings and Precautions

      Take Digene acidity & gas relief gel only on the advice of medical practitioner. Dosage adjustments or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

      Kidney:

      This gel should be used with caution in patients with renal problems. Dose adjustments may be needed. If you have any renal problems, it is highly recommended that you consult your doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

      Liver:

      Caution is advised in patients with liver problems. Dose adjustments may be needed. If you have any hepatic problems, it is highly recommended that you consult your doctor before the consumption of this medicine.

      Pregnancy:

      Use of Digene acidity & gas relief gel in pregnancy is generally acceptable when taken in prescribed dose. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown no or low adverse effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consumption of this medicine.

      Lactation:

      The medicine is likely safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the medication may pass through the breastmilk and does not represent any significant risk to the baby.

      Alcohol:

      Interaction of alcohol with the gel is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Driving:

      The medicine may decrease alertness, cause impaired judgement, affect your vision and make you feel dizzy, light headedness. Do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Food:

      Caffeine, chocolates, spicy and fatty foods should be avoided.

      Drug Interactions:

      Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking Digene acidity & gas relief gel with ketoconazole, tetracyclines, azithromycin, phenylbutazone, quinidine, digoxin, naproxen, dexamethasone, sulphonamides.

      Precautions
      • Do not use this medicine past the expiry date
      • Store at room temperature (15-30 degree Celsius)
      • Keep the gel out of reach of children
      • Shake well before use
      FDA Pregnancy Category

       

      FDA Pregnancy Category

      Category N: Not yet classified.

      Seller Information
      Manufactured By

      ABBOTT

      abbott india ltd,3-4 corporarte park,sion-trombay road,mumbai-400071

      Packed By

      ABBOTT

      abbott india ltd,3-4 corporarte park,sion-trombay road,mumbai-400071

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