GAVISCON® TABLETS

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AVAILABLE IN:

REGULAR STRENGTH TABLETS

Active ingredients include 80 mg of dried aluminum hydroxide gel and 14.2 mg of magnesium trisilicate.

EXTRA STRENGTH TABLETS

Available in Original or Cherry flavor. Active ingredients include 160 mg of aluminum hydroxide and 105 mg of magnesium carbonate.

DRUG FACTS

 

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(IN EACH TABLET)

Aluminum hydroxide 80mg 

Magnesium carbonate 14.2mg

PURPOSE

Antacid

USES

temporarily relieves symptoms of:

  • Heartburn and acid indigestion due to acid reflux

WARNINGS

DO NOT USE

  • For peptic ulcers
  • If you have trouble swallowing

ASK A DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST IF YOU:

  • Taking a prescription drug.  Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs

STOP USE AND ASK A DOCTOR IF:

  • Heartburn or stomach pain continues
  • You need to take this product for more than 14 days

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS

  • Do not swallow tablets whole
  • Chew 2-4 tablets after meals and at bedtime as needed (up to 4 times a day) or as directed by a doctor. For best results, drink a half glass of water or other liquid after each dose. 
  • Do not take more than 16 tablets in 24 hours

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Each tablet contains: magnesium 5mg, sodium 21mg
  • Store at up to 25°C (77°F) in a dry place

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Alginic acid, calcium stearate, flavor, sodium bicarbonate, starch (may contain corn starch) and sucrose

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?

Call toll-free (English/Spanish) 1-888-367-6471 weekdays

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(IN EACH TABLET)

Aluminum hydroxide 160mg 

Magnesium carbonate 105mg

PURPOSE

Antacid

USES

Relieves

  • Heartburn
  • Acid indigestion
  • Sour stomach
  • Upset stomach associated with these symptoms

WARNINGS

ASK A DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST BEFORE USE IF YOU ARE

  • Taking a prescription drug.  Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs
  • If you are on a sodium-restricted diet

WHEN USING THIS PRODUCT

  • Do not take more than 16 tablets in 24 hours
  • Do not take the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. 

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS

  • Chew 2-4 tablets four times a day or as directed by a doctor
  • Take after meals and at bedtime
  • For best results follow by a half glass of water or other liquid
  • DO NOT SWALLOW WHOLE

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Each tablet contains: magnesium 35mg, sodium 20mg
  • Store at up to 25°C (77°F) in a dry place

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Alginic acid, calcium stearate, flavor, sodium bicarbonate, and sucrose. May contain stearic acid. Contains sorbitol or mannitol. May contain starch. 

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?

Call toll-free (English/Spanish) 1-888-367-6471 weekdays

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(IN EACH TABLET)

Aluminum hydroxide 160mg

Magnesium carbonate 105mg

PURPOSE

Antacid

USES

Relieves:

  • Acid indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Sour stomach
  • Upset stomach associated with these symptoms

WARNINGS

ASK A DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST BEFORE USE IF YOU ARE

  • Taking a prescription drug. Antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs
  • If you are on a sodium-restricted diet

WHEN USING THIS PRODUCT

  • Do not take more than 16 tablets in 24 hours
  • Do not use the maximum dosage for more than 2 weeks

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. 

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS

  • Chew 2-4 tablets four times a day as directed by a doctor
  • Take after meals and at bedtime or as needed
  • For best results follow by a half glass of water or other liquid
  • DO NOT SWALLOW WHOLE

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Each tablet contains: magnesium 35mg, sodium 20mg
  • Store at up to 25°C (77°F) in a dry place

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Acesulfame k, alginic acid, artificial flavor, calcium stearate, corn starch, corn syrup solids, mannitol, sodium bicarbonate, stearic acid, sucrose

QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?

Call toll-free (English/Spanish) 1-888-367-6471 weekdays