NEVIGEL Suspension

Composition:

Each 5mL of NEVIGEL suspension contains magaldrate 400mg and simethicone 20mg.

Description:

NEVIGEL suspension is an effective antacid that eases too much gas in the stomach. It is also used to treat heartburn and upset stomach. This oral suspension is used to treat acid indigestion, heartburn, gas and dyspepsia.

This combination works by neutralizing the pH of gastric acid in the stomach and suppressing the symptoms of acid-reflux related issues. The anti-foaming agent, simethicone works by breaking up the gas bubbles, and combining them into large gas bubbles and eases their elimination. Simethicone does not suppress the formation of gas; instead, it increases the rate at which the gas is eliminated. This combination relieves the pain that is caused due to gas formation in the stomach.

Magaldrate, post administration, breaks down into magnesium hydroxide and aluminium hydroxide and provide a sustained antacid effect, which is important for the treatment for heartburn and other reflux disorders.

Indications:

  • Dyspepsia
  • Heartburn
  • Acid indigestion
  • Sour stomach
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Peptic ulcers/ Stress Ulcers
  • Gastritis/Esophagitis
  • Flatulence
  • Abdominal distension
  • Bloating
  • Hyperacidity

Dosage and Administration:

2-4 teaspoonfuls of NEVIGEL suspension, 20-60 minutes after the meal or as directed by the physician.

Contraindication:

NEVIGEL suspension is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity towards magaldrate and simethicone. This medicine is also contraindicated in patients with high magnesium levels in the blood, low phosphate levels in the blood, severe hepatic and renal impairment and diarrhea.

Adverse effects:

Adverse effects of this medicine include GI disturbances, diarrhea, constipation, loss of appetite, muscle weakness, tightness in the chest and throat, trouble in breathing, unusual hoarseness, nausea and vomiting.

Precaution:

There are no sufficient and well-controlled studies when it comes to magaldrate and simethicone administration in pregnant women and nursing mothers. Therefore, if you are pregnant or nursing, discuss with your doctor about your condition before taking this medicine.

Presentation:

NEVIGEL suspension is available in 170mL bottle with carton.

Disclaimer:

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Keep the medicines out of the childrenís reach. This product is to be stored as recommended. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. Do not use this information in place of a visit, consultation or advice of your healthcare providers.

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