Activated Dimethicone,Magnesium & Dried Aluminum Suspension

Aluminum hydroxide, Magnesium hydroxide are used together to relieve heartburn and upset stomach. They may be used to treat these symptoms in patients with peptic ulcer, gastric hyperacidity, gastritis, and esophagitis.

Activated Dimethicone also known as polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS), is silicone oil with antifoaming, antiflatulent and antibloating properties.
Activated Dimethicone is also refers as Simethicone (Dimethicone + silicone dioxide) and is most common additive of antacid. It is commonly used antiflatulent material to eliminate trapped gas and as a foam suppressant in pharmaceutical process such as mixing, percolation, fermentation and as an agent to improve the efficiency of bottle filling when foaming is a problem.
This combination is used for:
  • Gastric distention
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Stomach pain
  • Functional digestive disorder
  • Dyspepsia
  • Burning
  • Nausea and excess gas.
Use with caution in kidney patients.
Dimethicone/aluminum/ magnesium suspension may increase the side effects of anticoagulants (warfarin), quinidine.
This suspension may decrease the effectiveness of following medicines:
ACE inhibitors Beta blockers Bisphosphonates Cyclosporine Tetracycline Imidazoles Penicillamine Quinolones
This combination is used for:
  • Rashes
  • Itching
  • Dizziness
  • Swelling
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
Store at room temperature do not freeze.