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Simethicone drops for baby

Premium Questions

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. Omer MD

I am taking simethicone for bloating and pressure in the stomach. It s 180mg. The directions on the box says not to take more than two in a 24 hour period. I read online some people take as many as 8 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omer ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

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)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I HAVE CRONIC BURPING COMING FROM MY LOWER LEFT ABDONON DAILY. I AM SEEING MY LONG TERM DR TODAY. I USE SYMETHACONE WITH ANTACID A LOT AND 800 MG OF TAGMENT DAILY, BUT WITH NO RESULTS. I HAVE HI BP THAT IS CONTROLLED FOR... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Jyoti Pandey MD

i am having a very bad reaction to simethicone. I have had 3 experiences with extreme and painful bloating after taking the medication, much worse than the initial gas. I can find no info on the web ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyoti Pandey ( Dentist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

and simethicone, but so far (48 hours) no relief to speak of. Any thoughts about what s going on and potential ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Raju A.T MD

The symptoms your baby had could be due to gaseous abdomen causing a colicky pain. Simethicone drops could be of help here.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

The increased crying could be due to intestinal colic. Do give Simethicone drops which releases tension in the intestines and provide relief o your baby.

Dr. Taher 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...