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GAVISCON EXT STR TABS
Hyperacidity, GERD, and ulcers
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Drug Name:

GAVISCON EXT STR TABS OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Aluminum hydroxide 160mg, magnesium carbonate 105mg; chew tabs.

Company:
GlaxoSmithKline

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for GAVISCON EXT STR TABS:

Heartburn, indigestion, reflux.

Adult:

2–4 tabs, or 15–30mL of Reg Str liq, or 10–20mL of Ext Str liq, 4 times daily.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Renal dysfunction. Sodium restricted diet.

Interactions:

Reduces absorption of tetracyclines, others.

See Also:

GAVISCON

GAVISCON LIQUID

GAVISCON EXT STR LIQUID

Pharmacological Class:

Antacid.

Adverse Reactions:

Diarrhea, constipation.

How Supplied:

Tabs—30, 100; Liq—6oz, 12oz; Ext Str tabs—30, 100; Ext Str liq—12oz

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