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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Digecid.
Information regarding the use of Digecid during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Digecid is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Digecid does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Digecid in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Digecid in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Digecid is a combination medicine used in the treatment of acidity, stomach ulcer, bloating. It neutralizes excessive acid in the stomach and helps in e... View More
Uses of Digecid
- Stomach ulcers
Side effects of Digecid
- Chalky taste
How to use Digecid
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 Digecid works
Digecid is a combination of two medicines: Magaldrate and simethicone. Magaldrate is an inorganic salt that neutralises the excess acid in stomach. Sime... 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 Digecid 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
Alternative brand for Digecid
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