Pepto Bismol Tablets 12.
Do you suffer from Heartburn or indigestion? Pepto Bismol Liquid is used for the treatment of symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux such as acid regurgitation, heartburn and indigestion. For example indigestion can be caused by rushing meals or pregnancy.
What are Pepto Bismol Tablets used for ?
Do you suffer from Heartburn or indigestion? Pepto Bismol Liquid is used for the treatment of symptoms of gastro-oesophageal reflux such as acid regurgitation, heartburn and indigestion. For example indigestion can be caused by rushing meals or pregnancy. Pepto Bismol Tablets also prevent diarrhea.
Symptoms of indigestion.
You can have symptoms such as Heartburn or feeling full and bloated.Further, you may feel sick and suffer from belching and farting. You may also bring up food or bitter tasting fluids.Do you have stomach ache or back ache? This may be a sign of constipation.
How do you treat indigestion?
You can do a few things to help to prevent indigestion. Loose weight if you are overweight. You could cut down on tea and coffee.
Another cause of heartburn is spicy foods. Try not to eat three or four hours before bed time. Stop smoking.
Additionally, you can use Pepto-Bismol as the leading indigestion treatment. It will relieve your symptoms in a fast and gentle way.
How do you use Pepto Bismol Tablets?
- Chew or dissolve in mouth
- Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets every ½ to 1 hour as needed
- Do not exceed 8 doses (16 tablets) in 24 hours
- Use until diarrhoea stops, but not more than 2 days
- Children under 12 years: ask a doctor
- Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhoea
Use vitamins and supplements to help during times of illness.
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Caution before taking Pepto-Bismol Chewable Tablets:
Reye’s syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behaviour with nausea or vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.
This product contains amaranth which can cause allergic type reactions including asthma. Contains a source of phenylalanine. Allergy alert: Contains salicylate.
Do not take if you are: Allergic to salicylates (including aspirin) or Taking other salicylate product.
Do not use if you have: An ulcer, a bleeding problem or bloody or black stool.
Ask a doctor before use if you have: Fever, Mucus in the stool.
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