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Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels

Generic name: Simethicone (sye METH-icone)
Brand names: Alka-Seltzer Anti-Gas (Alka-Seltzer Anti-Gas), Bicarsim (Gas Aide), Gas Relief Extra-Strength, Gas Relief Ultra-Strength Softgels,… Show all 20 brands.
Drug class: Miscellaneous GI agents

What is Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels?

Gas Relief Ultra-Strength Softgels are used to relieve the painful pressure that is caused by excessive gas in your stomach and intestines. This medicine can be taken by babies, children, and adults. Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels can be used in other ways not mentioned in this guide.

Side effects of Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels

If you experience any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction, seek immediate medical attention: hives, difficulty breathing, swelling of the face, lips, or throat. Your body may experience less severe side effects or none at all. There may be additional side effects. For medical advice regarding possible side effects, call your physician. Alternatively, the FDA can be reached at 1-800-FDA-1088 in order to report them.

Warnings

Please follow all instructions listed on your medication's package or label, and inform your healthcare provider of all medical conditions, allergies and medicines you currently take.

Before you take this drug

Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels should not be used if you have an allergy to the product. If you are allergic or have a serious illness, such as one that affects the stomach or intestines, ask your doctor or pharmacist whether it's safe to take Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels. Consult your doctor before taking this medication if you're pregnant or nursing. If you have phenylketonuria (PKU), talk to your doctor before using this form of simethicone. If you suffer from phenylketonuria, speak to your physician about using this form.

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How to take Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels?

Adhere to any instructions provided on your label or by your physician. As prescribed, take only the prescribed dosage of this medication. Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels should be taken after meals and prior to bedtime for maximum effectiveness. Before being swallowed, chewable tablets must first be chewed thoroughly. Measuring liquid medicine accurately is crucial. Use either the supplied dosing device or dose-measuring tool (not spoon). Gas Relief Ultra-Strength Softgels come with liquid drops that can easily be mixed in with liquids like water, baby formula or any other beverage to provide comfort to children or infants experiencing gas. This makes feeding simpler. Follow the directions on the label when giving Gas Relief Ultra Strength softgels to your child, if their symptoms don't improve after taking this medicine contact their healthcare provider immediately. Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels may require you to increase physical activity or follow a special dietary plan in order to experience relief from symptoms of gas. Please follow all advice from your physician or dietitian and eat and avoid certain foods in order to control your condition successfully. Store liquid medicines away from heat, moisture and light for optimal use. Be careful that liquid medicines do not freeze up.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Gas Relief Ultra-Strong Softgels can be used as needed. You may not have a regular dosing regimen. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip any missed dose. Never take two doses in one go.

What happens if I overdose?

Reach out immediately if a poison occurs; dial 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Use only the antacids that your doctor has prescribed. Some antacids may contain Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels.

Interaction with other drug

Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels may be affected by other drugs, such as prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Inform your doctor of all the medicines you are currently taking and those that you will begin or stop using.

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