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Magaldrate+Simethicone suspension, an antacid is used for the treatment of acid indigestion, flatulence, heartburn, gas and dyspepsia. The combination of drugs acts by neutralizing the gastric acid pH and increase the acid pH. The anti-flatulent property of the drug works by breaking up gas bubbles and eliminate intestinal gas.

Pharmacodynamics

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Pharmacokinetics

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Magaldrate+Simethicone Indications / Magaldrate+Simethicone Uses

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Magaldrate+Simethicone Adverse Reactions / Magaldrate+Simethicone Side Effects

Some of the commonly reported adverse events of Magaldrate/Simethicone are intestinal pain, constipation and diarrhoea and abdominal pain, vomiting, tarry stools, difficulty in breathing, malena, myalgia and slow reflexes.

Precautions

Magaldrate+Simethicone suspension is contraindicated in patients with renal problems, patients with Magaldrate/Simethicone suspension and patients taking citrate salts.

Special Precautions

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Other Drug Interactions

Magaldrate + Simethicone can interact with laxatives, citrate salts, other antacids, bisphosphonates, anti-coagulants, quinidine, penicillamine, tetracycline group of drugs, cephalosporins, imidazole group of drugs, penicillamine, synthetic thyroid hormones, mycophenolate and anti-fungal drugs.

Other Interactions

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Dosage

The dosage and duration should be personalized, based on the clinical condition and clinical response.

Food(before/after)

Magaldrate+Simethicone suspension should be taken 20-60 minutes after meals and at bedtime.

List of Contraindications

Magaldrate+Simethicone and Pregnancy

USFDA Pregnancy Category C: The safety of Magaldrate+Simethicone is unknown and may or may not be harmful to an unborn fetus. If you are in gestation or plan to have a baby, consult a physician before taking Magaldrate+Simethicone suspension.

Magaldrate+Simethicone and Lactation

Magaldrate+Simethicone may pass through breast milk. Nursing mothers should consult a healthcare provider before taking Magaldrate+Simethicone suspension.

Magaldrate+Simethicone and Children

Do not give Magaldrate + Simethicone to children unless prescribed by a pediatrician

Magaldrate+Simethicone and Geriatic

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Magaldrate+Simethicone and Other Contraindications

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Storage

Store at 20-25°C.

Lab interference

Store at 20-25°C.

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