Aluminium, Magnesium and Simethicone Suspension / Tab (Digene)

 Aluminium, Magnesium and Simethicone                    Suspension / Tab  (Digene)



Digene is used as Antacid and Antigas

Composition – Tab and Syrup 200ml

Aluminium Hydroxide – 250mg

Magnesium Hydroxide – 250mg

Activated Simethicone – 50mg

Class – Anti flatulent / Antacid 

Brand– Digene 

Mechanism Of Action

Neutralise Acid in Stomach but not stopped Acid formation in Stomach. 

Dosage

2 – 5 years  – 5ml Tid  

5 – 12 year – 5 – 10 ml TID Or QID

12 – 18 year – 5 – 10ml QID Or SOS

Used As – Used as Antacid in lowering level of gastric Acid

Contraindicated – Safe in Pregnancy

*** But Magnesium can cause reduced Contraction during labour. 

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