GASTRO - INTESTINAL TRACT

PRODUCT NAME

GENERIC COMPOSITION

SCHEDULE

INDICATION

PACK SIZES

De Witt's Antacid Powder

Each 2,5g powder contains:
Sodium bicarbonate 1,2125 g
Magnesium carbonate, light 0.25 g
Calcium carbonate 0.5 g
Magnesium trisilicate 0.25 g
Aluminium hydroxide dried gel 0.05 g

S0

For symptomatic relief of excess stomach acid, heartburn and dyspepsia.

2.5 g sachet; 100 g; 200g

Dicyclomine Co Gel

Each 10ml suspension contains:
Dicyclomine HCl 5mg,
Aluminium Hydroxide Gel 400mg,
Light Magnesium Oxide 200mg

S2

An antacid. (Neutralises the acid).

100ml; 200ml

Gulf Ranitidine 150

Ranitidine (as hydrochloride) 150mg per film-coated tablet

S3

For the treatment of duodenal ulcers; reflux oesophagitis; benign gastric ulcer; Zollinger-Ellison syndrome; to reduce the risk of duodenal ulceration associated with Helicobacter pylori infection in combination with appropriate antibiotics; as premedication to anaesthesia to reduce the risk of acid aspiration syndrome

60's

Gulf Ranitidine 300

Ranitidine (as hydrochloride) 300mg per film-coated tablet

S3

For the treatment of duodenal ulcers; reflux oesophagitis; benign gastric ulcer; Zollinger-Ellison syndrome; to reduce the risk of duodenal ulceration associated with Helicobacter pylori infection in combination with appropriate antibiotics; as premedication to anaesthesia to reduce the risk of acid aspiration syndrome

30's

Magasil

Each 10ml mixture contains:
Magnesium Trisilicate 500mg,
Magnesium Carbonate Light 500mg,
Sodium Bicarbonate 500mg

S0

For the relief of acid ingestion, heartburn, hyperacidity, dyspepsia, gastritis and reflux oesophagitis

100ml

Pectikon Suspension

Each 30ml suspension contains:
Kaolin Light 6g
Apple Pectin 450mg

S0

As an adjunct to rest fluids and appropriate diet in the symptomatic (relating to symptoms) treatment of mild to moderate acute diarrhoea

100ml