Gaviscon Original product range was the first remedy.
Contains as active ingredients:
- Sodium alginate
- Sodium bicarbonate
- Calcium carbonate
How does it work?
Gaviscon Original products form a 'raft' over the stomach contents which helps prevent acid coming back up into the oesophagus (food pipe)As such it is effective at treating the classic symptoms of heartburn (a burning pain in the chest and mild acid regurgitation)
as directed by your health care professional or pharmacist
Always read label carefully and use strictly as directed. It is recommended that you do not immediately lie down or go to bed after taking tablets. If symptoms persist see your Doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, allergic to any of the ingredients in this product, are on a sodium restricted diet or have renal impairment. Not recommended for infants and children under 6 years.