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Phazyme Fast Gels

Generical name: simethicone [ sye-METH’-i-cone]
Names of brands: Alka-Seltzer Anti-Gas, Bicarsim Gas Aide Gas Relief Extra Strength, Gas Relief Ultra Strength Softgels,… show the 20 brands
Drug class: Miscellaneous GI agents

What are Phazyme Fast Gels?

Phazyme Fast Gels can be used to ease the pressure that is caused by excessive stomach gas and the intestines. The medicine is suitable and recommended for babies as well as children and adults. Phazyme Fast Gels may also be used to treat conditions that are not mentioned in this guideline for medication.

Side effects of Phazyme Fast Gels

Seek medical attention immediately in the event that you exhibit symptoms or warning signs of allergic reactions, such as asthma, hives, and swelling of your lips, face, tongue, throat, or face. More minor side effects might be more likely, and there may be no side effects whatsoever.

This isn't an exhaustive list of possible side effects, and other side effects could occur. Consult your physician to seek medical advice on adverse effects. You may report any adverse reactions to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.


Follow the instructions on the label of your medication and on the label of your package. Be sure to inform your health care providers about your medical issues, allergies, and any medications you take.

Before taking this medication

It is not recommended to apply Phazyme Fast Gels if you are allergic to them. Speak with a pharmacist or doctor about whether it's safe to use Phazyme Fast Gels if you are allergic to any drug or suffer from any kind of serious disease (especially one that can affect the stomach or your intestines).

The liquid version may contain the chemical phenylalanine. Discuss this with your doctor prior to taking this form of simethicone in case you suffer from PKU or phenylketonuria. ( PKU)

How to take Phazyme Fast Gels?

Follow exactly the instructions on the label or as recommended by your physician. Do not take more medicine than prescribed. Phazyme Fast Gels work best when you consume them following meals and before bedtime. It is important to chew the tablet before you take it in. Take care when measuring liquid medicines. Make use of the dosing syringe supplied or a dosage-measuring device (not an ordinary spoon).

Phazyme Fast Gels liquid drops can be mixed with baby formula, water, or other liquids in order to make swallowing easier for a child or infant. Always follow the directions on the label of the medicine about giving Phazyme Fast Gels to the child. Call your doctor in the event that your child's gas-related symptoms aren't improving following treatment with this medicine.

You might need to adhere to an individualized diet or increase your workout while taking Phazyme Fast Gels. Follow the directions of your physician or dietitian. Find out about the foods you should consume or avoid in order to manage your illness. Place it in a cool, dry place far from heat, moisture, and light. Make sure that you do not let the liquid version of this medication become frozen.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Because Phazyme Fast Gels are used for emergencies, you may not be following a dose schedule. Do not miss any doses in the event that it's nearing time to take the next dose. Don't take two doses in one go.

What happens if I overdose?

Get medical attention in an emergency or contact the Poison Help Line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Talk to your doctor prior to using an antacid. Make sure you use only the kind recommended by your physician. Some antacids may contain phazyme fast gels.

Interaction with other drugs

Other medications can influence Phazyme Fast Gels, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Discuss with your doctor the medicines you are currently taking as well as any medications you are about to start or stop taking.






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