For the relief of heartburn and acid indigestion due to gastric reflux
- For the relief of heartburn and acid indigestion due to gastric reflux
- Relieves in just 3 minutes
- Long lasting relief up to 4 hours
- Suitable for use in pregnancy.
- Burning in chest
- Stomach pain
- Difficulties swallowing
- Fluid in the back of the throat
Dosage and Warnings
Why is heartburn a common pregnancy problem?
Around 80% of all pregnant women suffer heartburn by the third trimester of their pregnancy. Apart from causing the pain associated with heartburn, there should be no other ill effect to either you or your baby. There are two main reasons for this condition however – hormonal changes and the growing baby.
Gaviscon Original Peppermint is an off-white liquid suspension. It belongs to a group of medicines called “reflux suppressants”, which form a protective layer on top of the stomach contents to prevent stomach acid escaping from the stomach where it works into the food pipe causing pain and discomfort.