The Brand Name GESTOGEL MPS Has Generic Salt :: Magaldrate 

GESTOGEL MPS  Is From Company AASTHA PH. Priced :: Rs. 37.5

GESTOGEL MPS have Magaldrate is comes under Sub class #N/A of  Main Class #N/A

Main Medicine Class:: #N/A  Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Magaldrate  SUS  Rs. 37.5  200ML
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 200ML
 GESTOGEL MPS  AASTHA PH.  400,20;MG/5ML  200ML Rs. 37.5

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From AASTHA PH. :: GESTOGEL MPS  Magaldrate  #N/A #N/A

Indications for Drugs ::

Peptic ulcers, GERD, Heartburn, Gastritis

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO: 1-3 tablets, after meals and at bed time. 5-10 mL (1-2 teaspoonfuls) between meals and not to exceed 80 mL (16 teaspoonfuls) in 24-hour period

Contraindication ::

Magaldrate is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to magnesium and aluminium. It is also contraindicated in patients with impaired renal functions.

Drug Precautions ::

Care should be taken in decreased kidney function, hypophosphataemia and weak people.

Drug Side Effects ::

Constipation and diarrhea may occur.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

3

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Magaldrate is a hydroxymagnesium aluminate complex that is rapidly converted in gastric acid to magnesium and aluminium hydroxide, which is poorly absorbed and provides a sustained antacid effect with balanced efects on intestinal motility; increases lower esophageal sphincter tone and inhibits smooth muscle contraction and gastric emptying.

Drug Interactions ::

Magaldrate may negatively influence drugs like tetracyclines, benzodiazepines, and indomethacin. High doses or prolonged usage may lead to an increment of defecation and a reduction in feces consistence. In some cases it can alter the functionality of the gastrointestinal tract, occasionally provoking constipation or diarrhea.

 

Disclaimer ::

The Information available on this site is for only Informational Purpose , before any use of this information please consult your Doctor .Price of the drugs indicated above may not match to real price due to many possible reasons may , including local taxes etc.. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
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