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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Pepcon Plus.
Information regarding the use of Pepcon Plus during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Pepcon Plus is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.... View More
Pepcon Plus does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Pepcon Plus in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Pepcon Plus in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Pepcon Plus is a combination medicine used in the treatment of acidity, stomach ulcer, bloating. It neutralizes excessive acid in the stomach and helps ... View More
Uses of Pepcon Plus
- Stomach ulcers
Side effects of Pepcon Plus
- Chalky taste
How to use Pepcon Plus
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and ta... View More
How Pepcon Plus works
Pepcon Plus is a combination of two medicines: Magaldrate and simethicone. Magaldrate is an inorganic salt that neutralises the excess acid in stomach. ... View More
- It is better to take it after food or as suggested by the doctor.
- Some healthy tips to prevent acidity from happening:
- Do not take Pepcon Plus at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with other medicines.
- Talk to your doctor if you notice any signs of appendicitis such as lower abdominal pain, cramping, bloating, nausea, and vomiting.
Heartburn, Hyperacidity, Indigestion, Dyspepsia, Gastritis, Peptic ulcers, GERD
Take between meals & at bedtime.
Oral Adult: Suspension: 2-4 teaspoonful orally 3-4 times daily after 20-60 minutes of meals and at bedtime.
Children 12 years and older: Suspension: 2-4 teaspoonful orally 3-4 times daily after 20-60 minutes of meals and at bedtime.
Magaldrate is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to magnesium and aluminium. It is also contraindicated in patients with impaired r... View More
Mode of Action
Magaldrate is a hydroxymagnesium aluminate complex that is rapidly converted in gastric acid to magnesium and aluminium hydroxide, which is poorly absor... View More
Care should be taken in decreased kidney function, hypophosphataemia and weak people.
Chalky taste, Constipation, Fecal impaction, Stomach cramps, Nausea,Vomiting. Loose stool.
Magaldrate may negatively influence drugs like tetracyclines, benzodiazepines, and indomethacin. High doses or prolonged usage may lead to an increment ... View More
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More