Medicine : Gelusil Mps(170ml)

Name:Gelusil Mps(170ml)
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:Pfizer Limited
Generic Use:Dimethicone , Magnesium Hydroxide
Composition:Dimethicone() , Magnesium Hydroxide()
Substitutes:gelupin mps syp , gelusil mps(170ml) , gelupin mps syp , gelusil mps(170ml)


Generic ( Dimethicone )



Typical use Of Dimethicone :Treating Or Preventing Dry, Itchy Skin Or Minor Skin Irritations, Flatulent Dyspepsia, Postoperative Distension, Gastric Distention, Functional Digestive Disorders, Stomach Pain.
Mechanism of action of Dimethicone :Activated Dimethicone Relieves Flatulence By Dispensing And Preventing Formation Of Mucus Surrounding Gas Pockets In The Gastro-intestinal Tract. It Lowers The Surface Tension Of The Gas Bubbles And Bringing Together All The Small Bubbles Of Gas (coalesce) To Form A Large Bubble, Which Is Then Expelled. Thus The Gas Is Freed By Belching Or Passing Flatus.
Drug Interaction of Dimethicone :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Dimethicone :Mild Itching, Burning, Or Stinging, Severe Allergic Reactions (rash, Hives, Itching, Difficulty Breathing, Tightness In The Chest, Swelling Of The Mouth, Face, Lips, Or Tongue), Severe Or Persistent Itching, Skin Irritation, Worsening Dryness.

INTERACTIONS OF DIMETHICONE


How Dimethicone will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Dimethicone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Dimethicone

No Studies Found






Generic ( Magnesium Hydroxide )



Typical use Of Magnesium Hydroxide :Constipation, Digitalis Toxicity, Gastric Acidity, Hypomagnesaemia, Peptic Ulcer, Pre-eclampsia.
Mechanism of action of Magnesium Hydroxide :Milk Of Magnesia Is Primarily Used To Alleviate Constipation, But Can Also Be Used To Relieve Indigestion And Heartburn. When Taken Internally By Mouth As A Laxative, The Osmotic Force Of The Magnesia Suspension Acts To Draw Fluids From The Body And To Retain Those Already Within The Lumen Of The Intestine, Serving To Distend The Bowel, Thus Stimulating Nerves Within The Colon Wall, Inducing Peristalsis And Resulting In Evacuation Of Colonic Contents. Magnesium Supplements Have Also Been Shown To Reduce Platelet Aggregation By Inhibiting In The Influx Of Calcium, A Crucial Component Of Platelet Aggregation.
Drug Interaction of Magnesium Hydroxide :Magnesium Hydroxide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Calcium Gluconate, Chlorpropamide, Ciprofloxacin, Diflunisal, Digoxin, Doxycycline, Fluoride, Iron Salts, Isoniazid, Meclofenamate, Moxifloxacin, Mycophenolate, Naproxen, Nitrofurantoin, Phenoxymethylpenicillin (K), Phenylbutazone, Prednisolone And Prednisone, Propranolol (HCl). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Magnesium Hydroxide :Cardiac Arrhythmias, Respiratory Depression, Cardiac Arrest, Ataxia, Diarrhea, Blurred Vision, Muscular Weakness.

INTERACTIONS OF MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE


How Magnesium Hydroxide will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Magnesium Hydroxide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safer: Drug Has Been Studied In Few Breastfeeding Women And The Evidence Shows That There Is No Increase In Side Effects In The Infants, Or The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Magnesium Hydroxide

No Studies Found