Overview

Ulgicid Suspension is used for Gastric reflux, Toxicity, Sour stomach, Gastric problems, Stomach acid, Increases water in the intestines, Stomach upset, Heartburn, Acid indigestion, Lower phosphate levels and other conditions.Ulgicid Suspensionmay also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Ulgicid Suspensionworks by decreasing postprandial upright gastroesophageal reflux; neutralizing the acid in the stomach; neutralizing the acids released in the stomach; neutralizing acid in the stomach; reducing flatulence and defoaming;
Detailed information related to Ulgicid Suspension's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.

Uses

Ulgicid Suspension is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
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Side-effects

The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ulgicid Suspension. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.

Precautions

Before using Ulgicid Suspension, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
  • Anti-pain medication
  • Appendicitis
  • Arthritis medication
  • Blockage of intestines
  • Breastfeeding
  • Consult your doctor if you have kidney disease, diabetes, constipation or dehydration
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Do not exceed recommended dosage
  • Do not take antacids at the same time with other medicines

Interactions withUlgicid Suspension

If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Ulgicid Suspension may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Ulgicid Suspension may interact with the following drugs and products:
  • Abacavir
  • Acetaminophen
  • Aluminium hydroxide
  • Aspirin
  • Ciprofloxacin
  • Clomipramine
  • Clopidogrel
  • Dolutegravir
  • Dolutegravir dutrebis
  • Ergocalciferol

When not to useUlgicid Suspension

Hypersensitivity to Ulgicid Suspension is a contraindication. In addition, Ulgicid Suspension should not be used if you have the following conditions:
  • Alcohol addiction
  • Allergic reactions
  • Aluminum poisoning
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Chronic heart failure
  • Citrate salts
  • Diarrhea
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High amount of sodium in the blood
  • Hypersensitivity to Simethicone

Composition and Active Ingredients

Ulgicid Suspension is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.

Packages and Strengths

Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for this information.

Frequently asked Questions

  • IsUlgicid Suspensionsafe to use when pregnant?
    • Alginic Acid: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
    • Magnesium Hydroxide: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
    • Dried Aluminium Hydroxide: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
    • Magnesium Trisilicate: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
    • Activated Dimethicone: Yes
  • IsUlgicid Suspensionsafe while breastfeeding?
    • Alginic Acid: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
    • Magnesium Hydroxide: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
    • Dried Aluminium Hydroxide: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
    • Magnesium Trisilicate: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
    • Activated Dimethicone: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • CanUlgicid Suspensionbe used for gastric reflux and toxicity?
    Yes, gastric reflux and toxicity are among the most common reported uses for Ulgicid Suspension. Please do not useUlgicid Suspensionfor gastric reflux and toxicity without consulting first with your doctor. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as common uses for Ulgicid Suspension.
  • Should I useUlgicid Suspensionempty stomach, before food or after food?
    tabletwise.net website users have most commonly reported usingUlgicid Suspensionanytime. However, this may not be reflective of how you should use this medicine. Please follow your doctor's advice on how you should use this medicine. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as timing of using Ulgicid Suspension.
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when using this product?
    If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when usingUlgicid Suspensionmedicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Ulgicid Suspension. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
  • Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
    Most medicines don't come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, the government's categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body's dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
  • Can i stop using this product immediately or do I have to slowly wean off the use?
    Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.

Other important Information onUlgicid Suspension

Missing a dose

In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.

Overdosage ofUlgicid Suspension

  • Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Ulgicid Suspension, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
  • Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
  • Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.

Storage ofUlgicid Suspension

  • Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
  • Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Ulgicid Suspension.

ExpiredUlgicid Suspension

  • Taking a single dose of expired Ulgicid Suspension is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drugs. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.

Dosage Information

Please consult your physician or pharmacist or refer to the product package.

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This page was last updated on 9/27/2020.
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