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Suggest the maximum dosage of Simeticone for abdominal gas

.I was unable to contact my Dr. today & have had a bloated stomach since Mon. w/cramping pain in the lowest part of my gut. I bought simethicone gas relief pills @ 185 mg. & have taken 4 since getting them last night. The intense cramping has subsided somewhat over the past few days, but returns especially when sitting or standing. Is there a limit on how much gas relief pills I can ingest? I am not vomiting, nor have fever.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018
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* Simethicone recommended daily dose limit is maximum 500 mg per day which should not be exceeded.

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