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Gaviscon Double Action Peppermint – 500ml

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Gaviscon Double Action Peppermint – 500ml


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What is Gaviscon Double Action Peppermint?

Gaviscon Double Action Peppermint is a liquid solution for the effects of indigestion. The medicine contains three ingredients that work to reduce stomach acid and relieve the symptoms of indigestion. The active ingredients are:

  • Sodium alginate
  • Calcium carbonate
  • Sodium bicarbonate

These ingredients help to neutralise the excess stomach acid that is causing the symptoms and also protect the stomach from producing any more stomach acid.


What are the symptoms of indigestion?

Several symptoms are caused by indigestion. These include:

  • Heartburn/acid reflux
  • Feeling full or bloated
  • Nausea
  • Belching or burping
  • Passing wind
  • Bringing up food

The cause of these symptoms is most often related to food and drink. However, symptoms can also be caused by alcohol, smoking, and also medicines.


Who is this Gaviscon medicine suitable for?

This medicine is suitable to be used by adults and children aged 12 and over. Anyone who is allergic to the ingredients contained in the medicine should not use it. This medicine should also not be used if you are using any other medication immediately. Wait 2 hours before using. If you are using any other medication, speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist for advice.


Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use this Gaviscon medicine?

This medicine can be used by someone pregnant or breastfeeding but the dosage should be kept to a minimum.


How should this Gaviscon Double Action Peppermint medicine be used?

The recommended dosage is 10-20ml to be taken after meals and at bedtime. Take up to 4 times a day. If problems persist after using this medicine, seek medical advice as soon as possible.


Are there any side effects?

There is a chance of side effects, though it is rare. Any side effect will most likely be caused by an allergic. If you notice a side effect, stop using and immediately consult a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist. You can also record a side effect that you have noticed using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.


More Information

This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to

If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.

Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.

Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.

Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.


Helpful Advice on Medication Restrictions & Addiction

For further information on our medication restrictions policy, please click here.

If you are concerned about addiction to 'over the counter' medication, we urge you to visit the below links for professional help and advice:

  • Sodium alginate

  • Sodium bicarbonate

  • Calcium carbonate

  • Carbomer

  • Methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E218)

  • Propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E216)

  • Saccharin sodium

  • Mint flavour

  • Sodium hydroxide

  • Purified water

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