Simethicone

What is Simethicone?

Simethicone is an orally administered anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort or pain caused by excessive gas.........it has its main role in newborns and infants with infantile colic.though it is approved drug its effect in treating infantile colic is questionable........

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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...

doctor1 MD

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No long term effects known

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Simethicone is not absorbed by the body. It combines with the...

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

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doctor1 MD

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Yes, can be take 2 but with dose lower then 500mg/day.

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I am still bloating will a enema do any good.

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Following answer to your query.

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