Galpharm Antacid Tablets
WHAT THIS MEDICINE IS FOR:
This medicine is used to relieve the symptoms of indigestion, heartburn, excess acid, flatulence (trapped wind), dyspepsia (pain in he chest or upper abdomen caused by, or aggravated by, acid) and nausea.
How to take:
The tablets should be sucked or chewed. Dose and how often to take:
Take 1 -2 tablets as required.
If pain or discomfort persists this dose can be repeated. Up to a maximum of 16 tablets in 24 hours can be taken.
What is in this medicine:
The active ingredients in the tablets are:
Magnesium carbonate light 175.5mg, calcium carbonate 400mg and aluminium hydroxide 165mg.
The other ingredients in the tablets are:
[Sucrose, mannitol (E421), saccharin sodium, maize starch, peppermint oil and magnesium istearate.