Gaviscon Relief Tablets bring fast, soothing relief from the burning pain of heartburn and the discomfort of indigestion.
Helps protect inflamed oesophagael 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.
Each chewable tablet contains 250mg sodium alginate, 133.5mg sodium bicarbonate and 80mg calcium carbonate.
Gaviscon tablets are sugar and gluten free.
Gaviscon tablets contain sodium, calcium, (KEYWORD REMOVED) and aspartame. The maximum total daily intake (16 tablets) for adults contains 984mg of sodium, 1.28g of calcium carbonate and 9.1g of (KEYWORD REMOVED).
Directions For Use
Adults: 2 tablets as required, after meals and half an hour before going to bed at night, up to 4 times a day. A dose may be increased to a maximum of 4 tablets if required.
Children 6-12 years: 1-2 tablets as required, after meals and half an hour before going to bed at night, up to 4 times daily.
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. This product may be less effective if you have decreased amount of gastric acid produced in your stomach.
If symptoms persist, see your doctor.
Warnings and Disclaimers
Not recommended for use in children under 6 years.
Keep all medicines out of reach of children.
Do not use if blister pack is broken.
Store below 30°C
Gaviscon tablets contain sodium and calcium. If you have been advised to follow a diet restricted in any of these, please consult your doctor before taking this product.
The maximum total daily intake (16 tablets) for adults contains 984mg of sodium, 1.28g of calcium carbonate and 9.1g of (KEYWORD REMOVED). Products may have a laxative effect or cause diarrhoea.
Phenylketonurics: contains phenyalanine