Can medication side effects be reversed?
Some side effects go away over time as your body gets used to a new drug, so your doctor may recommend you stick with your current plan for a little longer. In other cases, you may be able to lower your dose, try a different drug, or add another one, like an anti-nausea medicine, to your routine.
What happens if you have too much simethicone?
Contact a doctor, health visitor or pharmacist if you have taken or given your baby more than the recommended dose of simeticone. Taking too much simeticone is not likely to cause any serious problems. However, it may cause headaches, an upset stomach, diarrhoea or constipation.
Can I take simethicone before bed?
Take this medicine after meals and at bedtime for best results. For patients taking the chewable tablet form of this medicine: It is important that you chew the tablets thoroughly before you swallow them.
Why am I so sensitive to medication side effects?
A number of factors influence your chances of having an adverse reaction to a medication. These include: body size, genetics, body chemistry or the presence of an underlying disease. Also, having an allergy to one drug predisposes one to have an allergy to another unrelated drug.
Does simethicone cause sleepiness?
This can cause low phosphate levels, especially if you use this medication in large doses and for a long time. Tell your doctor right away if you have any of the following symptoms of low phosphate: loss of appetite, unusual tiredness, muscle weakness.
How long does it take for side effects to start after medication?
Most allergic reactions occur within hours to two weeks after taking the medication and most people react to medications to which they have been exposed in the past. This process is called “sensitization.” However, rashes may develop up to six weeks after starting certain types of medications.
Are there any side effects of simethicone?
There have not been any common or important side effects reported with this medicine. However, if you notice any side effects, check with your doctor. Applies to simethicone: compounding liquid, compounding powder, oral capsule, oral disintegrating strip, oral liquid, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable
What is the best way to take simethicone?
Applies to simethicone: oral capsule liquid filled, oral solution, oral suspension, oral tablet, oral tablet chewable There have not been any common or important side effects reported with this medicine. However, if you notice any side effects, check with your doctor.
What is Simethicone?
Simethicone allows gas bubbles in the stomach and intestines to come together more easily, which allows for easier passage of gas. Simethicone is used to relieve painful pressure caused by excess gas in the stomach and intestines.
Where can I find patient medical information for simethicone oral?
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