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Simethicone and 5 year old

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Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Is there any dangers in taking Simethicone for a long period of time? I have IBS and struggle to keep constipation at bay. I am doing fairly well but intestinal gas has been trouble so added ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

Thanks. 1. Can a person take a 2 Simethicone per day ongoingly? 2. Should water be taken with Simethicone? Thanks again. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

and then took metamusil as per the doctor's instructions. So I took simethicone (80 mg.) for nausia several times and got some temporary relieff. i'm afraid to keep taking the colace or simethicone because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.       Ramesh Kumar MD

my ribs that I sometimes feel in my back. This morning I took two softgels of 180 mg of Simethicone ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh Kumar ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

my son 3 months old ....weight 5 kg.....have been crying for three days.....stool normal yellowish....urine normal....sucking and having breastmilk normal....applying coliza drops ( simethicone and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Sadiq Mughal MD

I have a 7 year old son complaining of a stomach ache for almost a week now...I have had a checked-up with him in a pediatric doctor yesterday and gave us erceflora, domperidone vometa and simeticone restime ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sadiq Mughal ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

THAN 5-6 HRS OF SLEEP PER NIGHT. MY BP IS GOOD APPX 125 OVER 80. ANY SUGGESTIONS TO ASK MY DR? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

My grandson is 5years old .What is the dose of colicaid syrup(5ml contains simethicone U.S.P. 30%) RAJU ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

are there any dangers in taking simethicone. I take probiotics every day and feel very gassy. A side affect of probiotics is gas in the gut - is Gas-X ( simethicone) going to have any interactions ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

and have been taking the simethicone after meals to calm my stomach But I think it takes a few days for the prilosec to take effect, so can I take the simethicone after eating along with the prilosec for a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hello, Ya this can be stomach infection or acute acidity. You can give him Simethicone syrup and if he is not relieved, see your doctor.

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hello, You can use Glycerine suppository as or when required basis. Infant colic syrups containing Simethicone like Colicaid are available OTC and can be used. Please click on Thanks if i helped you for free.

Dr. Taher Y Kagalwala MD

You could give oral drops of simethicone which are freely available all over the world. In India they are marketed by many companies. One of them is called Colicaid Drops. Give her 5-6 drops 3-4 times a day....