Di-Gel (Oral)


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Di gel gas pills


I took a chew able tablet that expire two years ago will it hurt me.n
by Deb in Wdbg ca, 05/15/2016

i cannot find di-gel liquid antigas antacid in stores anymore


i cannot find di-gel liquid antacids in the stores anymore. and i am wondering if the manufacturer has discontinued making it.
by Pamela Shaw in phx, arizona, 06/13/2014

Where to buy


After years of occasionally using Di Gel Antacid tablets, I am unable to find any stores that carry this product. When I ask for it, I am told that it was discontinued. Please advise me if it is true or where can I buy this product. Thank you for y...
by Robert Young in Albuquerque, NM - USA, 01/16/2006

Di-Gel (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information

Di-Gel (Oral)

Di-Gel (Oral) Medication Classification

ANTACIDS, ALUMINUM AND MAGNESIUM (By mouth)

Di-Gel (Oral) Brandname

Maalox, Mylanta, Gaviscon, Uni-Lan II, Masanti Double Strength, Aldroxicon II, Almacone Double Strength, Mi-Acid II, Mylanta Maximum Strength, Mag-AL Plus XS, Riopan, Maalox Extra Strength, Kudrox Double Strength, Mintox Extra Strength, Rulox Plus

Di-Gel (Oral) is used for the Treatment

Treats indigestion, gas, heartburn, peptic ulcers, and other digestive problems.

When To Not Use Di-Gel (Oral)

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to medicines that contain aluminum, magnesium, or simethicone.

How Should You Use Di-Gel (Oral)

Tablet, Chewable Tablet, Liquid, Capsule

  • Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often. Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to.
  • If you are using this medicine without a prescription, follow the instructions on the medicine label.
  • If you are being treated for peptic ulcer, keep using this medicine for as long as your doctor tells you to.
  • Shake the oral liquid just before using. Measure the oral liquid medicine with a marked measuring spoon, oral syringe, or medicine cup.
  • Chew the chewable tablet before swallowing. Do not swallow whole.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • Take the missed dose as soon as possible.
  • If it is almost time for your next regular dose, wait until then take the medicine and skip the missed dose.
  • You should not use two doses at the same time.

Proper Di-Gel (Oral) Storage

Store Di-Gel (Oral) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Di-Gel (Oral) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using Di-Gel (Oral)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

  • You should not use antacids within 1 to 2 hours before or after using other medicines.
  • If you are using this medicine for an ulcer, be sure to follow any diet instructions given to you by your doctor.

Di-Gel (Oral) Warnings

  • Talk with your doctor before using an antacid if you have kidney disease or liver disease.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before using this medicine.
  • Antacids may contain large amounts of salt. Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine if you are on a low-sodium (low-salt) diet.

Di-Gel (Oral) Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Excessive weakness or tiredness
  • Severe stomach pain
  • If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Unpleasant or chalky taste
  • White colored stools

Di-Gel (Oral) Ratings

Overall Rating:

4.0****

 

(based on 4 reviews)

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Deena, Fredericksburg, VA - 06/30/2015

Bring it back!!!!!

Di-Gel (Oral)
5.0

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Linda Kimball, Alton Bay NH - 08/04/2012

this is the only antacid that was on the market that really worked now it's no longer available why?
Please bring it back Thank you Linda

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Joann, Shreveport,LA - 12/30/2015

This worked for me...DI GEL! Please let me know if discontinued. what can be out there that is the same ingredients?