Magaldrate, Simethicone & Oxetacaine Suspension is a drug medication under the branding of Z-CID O. It is used to treat digestive problems of the body. This medication is effective against gas, flatulence, acidity, heartburn, and stomach ulcers. Stomach ulcers are caused by the severe activity of acid in the body. The stomach secretes HCl acid to break down the food particles. In some cases, the body secretes HCl but is not effective to regulate the levels of acid in the stomach.
The main mechanism of the drug is to change the surface tension of gas bubbles and eliminate them through the intestines. A bigger bubble is formed by the joining of smaller bubbles and the gas is passed more easily. The component of this medication like magaldrate is an inorganic salt that neutralizes the acid, simethicone is an antifoaming agent which disintegrates gas bubbles in the body, and oxetacaine provides relief from pain occurring during ulcers.
The significant uses of magaldrate, simethicone & oxetacaine suspension
Keep in mind the following protocol before taking this medication.
Some of the associated side effects of this suspension are listed below. These side effects were observed in a minority of the population who took this suspension.
It is advised to discuss the following health conditions with your doctor before taking this medication. The following health conditions can interfere with the proper functioning of this medication in the body.
Can a person take antacids with this medication?
No, it is not advised to take antacids with this medication.
Can a person consume alcohol with this medication?
No, it is not advised to consume alcohol with this medication.
Does this suspension affect the driving capabilities of the person?
Yes, this suspension can affect the driving of the person.
Is this medicine suitable for kids?
If given by a doctor, this drug is safe for youngsters.
Does this suspension have to be taken at a particular time?
No, you can take this suspension whenever you like, but if your doctor suggests a specific time, you should stick to that recommendation.
Magaldrate 400 mg, Simethicone 20 mg & Oxetacaine 10 mg