Description of the medicine: Simaldrate (Simaldrate)
tris [Metasilicate] dioxodialuminate magnesium (1: 2) hydrate.
Synonyms: Gelusil, Gelusil, Gelusil.
It has an absorbent, enveloping, antacid and cytoprotective effect. The antacid effect is manifested 7-30 minutes after administration and lasts 2-4 hours.
It is prescribed for peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum, gastritis, chronic pancreatitis, cholecystitis, dyspepsia, etc.
Take orally (1-2 hours after eating) 2 teaspoons of the suspension, 1 tablet (chewing) or 1 sachet of powder (soluble in ј cup of water) 3-6 times a day.
Possible side effects: constipation, flatulence, allergic reactions.
Contraindicated in severe renal failure.
Reduces the absorption of tetracyclines, iron preparations, anaprilin (propranolol).
Method of release: tablets of 0.5 g (N. 10, 40); powder for oral administration in 6.5 g sachets; 17.2% suspension in 12 ml sachets (N. 20).