Gaviscon Infant is used for the treatment of regurgitation & gastric reflux in infants & young children. Gaviscon infant mixes with & stabilises the stomach contents so preventing reflux & regurgitation.
Prepare immediately before use.
Breast fed infants: under 4.5kg (10lb), 1 dose. Over 4.5kg (10lb), 2 doses. Add 5mL of cooled boiled water to the powder in a glass. Mix to a smooth paste & add another 10mL water to the mix. Give after each feed, using a spoon or feeding bottle.
Bottle fed infants: under 4.5kg(10lb), 1 dose to be mixed into not less than 115mL of each feed in the bottle & shaken well. Over 4.5kg (10lb), 2 doses to be mixed into not less than 225mL of each feed in the bottle & shaken well.
Young children: 2 doses prepared as for breast fed infants. To be taken after each meal.
Magnesium Alginate 87.5 MG
Sodium Alginate 225 MG
Do not give more than 6 times in 24 hours.
If a dose is misswed do not give a double dose with the next feed. Just carry on with the recommended dose.
Do not use more than the recommended amount.
Should not be used for more than 7 days without checking with your doctor or other health professional.
Not to be used in infants under 1 year of age except under medical supervision.
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