Mucogel Suspension 500ml
Antacid therapy in gastric and duodenal ulcer, gastritis, heartburn, gastric hyperacidity. Treatment of indigestion. Relief of symptoms of heartburn and dyspepsia associated with gastric reflux in hiatus hernia, reflux oesophagitis and similar conditions
1 - 2 teaspoonfuls 4 times daily 15 minutes before meals and at bedtime.
Magnesium salts tend to be laxative and aluminium salts constipating, therefore the combination of the two in this preparation should have minimal effect on the stools
Not recommended for childern under 12 years of age. It is a low sodium preparation (each 10ml dose contains less than 1mmol of sodium) which should be noted for patients on sodium-restricted diets
Mint flavoured suspension containing aluminium hydroxide gel 220mg and magnesium hydroxide 195mg per 5ml