You are buying 1 box x 16 Mint-flavoured Double Action Gaviscon ChewableTablets for fast-acting, long-lasting heartburn relief
For reatment of symptoms resulting from the reflux of acid, bile and pepsin into the oesophagus such as acid regurgitation, heartburn and indigestion, for example following meals or during pregnancy, and for symptoms of excess stomach acid (hyperacidity).
Can also be used to treat the symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux during concomitant treatment with or following withdrawal of acid suppressing therapy.
Unlike Antacids, it works in 2 ways:
- Forms a raft on top of stomach contents to prevent reflux
- Neutralises stomach acids for indigestion relief
Each tablet contains:
250mg sodium alginate, 106.5mg sodium bicarbonate & 187.5mg calcium carbonate.
For oral administration, after being thoroughly chewed.
Adults and children 12 years and over: Two to four tablets after meals and at bedtime, up to four times per day.
Children under 12 years: Should be given only on medical advice.