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Mucaine Gel Mint Sugar Free 350ml
Mucaine Gel Mint Sugar Free 350ml

Mucaine Gel Mint Sugar Free 350ml

By PFIZER LTD
350ml Oral Gel in Bottle
213.49*
MRP 251.16
15% OFF
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Medical Description

Mucaine mint sugar-free gel is an antacid. It relieves symptoms like acidity, heartburn, stomach pain, etc., associated with stomach ulcers, acid reflux, etc. Mucaine gel contains a combination of al

uminium hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide and oxetacaine. This gel works by neutralising the acid in the stomach and relieving pain due to ulcers. Aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide work by reacting with the acid in the stomach and neutralising it, thereby reducing acidity and heartburn. Oxetacaine acts like a local anaesthetic and relieves the pain associated with ulcers. Mucaine gel should be taken as suggested by the doctor or pharmacist. It should preferably be taken before meals. Do not consume more than that prescribed by your doctor. Avoid spicy food as it may cause excessive acidity. Mucaine gel syrup should not be used in patients with severe kidney-related disorders. The safety and effectiveness of Mucaine mint sugar-free gel in children have not been established. Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to any of its components of it. You may sometimes experience side effects like rash, constipation and diarrhoea while on treatment with Mucaine gel. Please report to your doctor if the side effects persist or worsen.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹213.49
You Save₹37.67 (15% on MRP)
ContainsMagnesium Hydroxide / Milk Of Magnesia(0.291 G) + Aluminium Hydroxide(10.0 Mg) + Oxetacaine / Oxethazaince(98.0 Mg)
UsesAcidity, indigestion, stomach discomfort, heartburn
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain, constipation
TherapyANTACID
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uses

Uses of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

Mucaine gel is used to offer relief from pain and other symptoms like acidity, indigestion, stomach discomfort, heartburn, etc caused due to stomach and intestine ulcers.
contraindications

Contraindications of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

  • If you are allergic to Mucaine gel or any of its ingredients.
  • If you have any problems with your kidney.
  • If you have severe stomach pain or constipation.
  • If you are one an antibiotic medicine containing any form of tetracycline.
sideEffects

Side effects of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mucaine mint sugar-free gel during pregnancy?
A:
Mucaine gel should not be used during pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. It is important to consult the doctor before using any medication during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mucaine mint sugar-free gel while breastfeeding?
A:
Mucaine gel is not recommended for use during breastfeeding as there is limited safety information related to the use of breastfeeding mothers. It is important to consult the doctor before using any medication while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Mucaine mint sugar-free gel?
A:
Mucaine gel may make you dizzy and feel sleepy. You should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Mucaine mint sugar-free gel?
A:
Although there is no known interaction of Mucaine gel with alcohol, it can worsen the acidity, pain and interfere with the healing process of ulcers. Hence, alcohol should be avoided.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have constipation.
  • You have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • Your phosphate levels are decreasing, resulting in the softening of bones and unexplained fractures. The doctor may ask you to monitor your blood phosphate levels regularly.
  • The safety and effectiveness of Mucaine gel in children have not been studied.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

  • Take Mucaine gel as directed by your doctor.
  • You should take it at least 15 minutes before meals and at bedtime.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Read the instructions on the bottle before usage.
  • Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

Store Mucaine oral gel below 25°C in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired medicines. Discard any unused medi...
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quickTips

Quick Tips of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

  • Mucaine mint sugar-free gel is an antacid. It relieves symptoms such as acidity, heartburn, stomach pain and so on that are associated with stomach ulcers, acid reflux and so on. Mucaine gel comprises...
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  • Mucaine gel should be used exactly as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. It is best to take it before meals. Consume no more than your doctor has prescribed.
  • Avoid spicy foods because they can cause excessive acidity. Mucaine gel syrup should not be used in patients with severe kidney problems.
  • Some of the most common side effects include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, dizziness and impaired taste. However, not everyone receives them. These symptoms usually go away on their own.
  • If you are allergic to any of the ingredients in Mucaine gel or if you have kidney problems, do not use it. If you are taking an antibiotic that contains tetracycline or if you have severe stomach pai...
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dosage

Dosage of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

Overdose

The overdose of Mucaine gel may result in symptoms like stomach pain, vomiting and diarrhoea. If you experience any of the symptoms or in case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or visit ...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss any dose of Mucaine gel, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a do...
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Mode of Action of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

How Does It Work?

  • Mucaine gel contains Aluminium hydroxide, Magnesium hydroxide and Oxetacaine.
  • Aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide works by reacting with the acid present in the stomach and neutralizing it, thereby reducing acidity and heartburn.
  • Oxetacaine acts like a local anaesthetic and provides relief from the pain associated with ulcers.
interactions

Interactions of MUCAINE GEL MINT SUGAR FREE 350ML

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Mucaine gel with antibiotics like Oxytetracycline, Rifampicin, Ciprofloxacin Cefdinir, and Tetracyclines interferes with the effect of these antibiotics.
  • This gel interferes with the effect of vitamins or medicines like Ketoconazole (antifungal) when taken together.
  • This gel reduces the effect of Chlorpromazine (used in psychiatric illness), Rosuvastatin (used to lower cholesterol) and antimalarial medicines like Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine when used toget...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Mucaine be taken for a bloated stomach?

A: No, do not take Mucaine for a bloated stomach.

Q: Does Mucaine gel act as a laxative?

A: No, laxatives are agents that increase your bowel movement, whereas Mucaine gel is an antacid. It works by neutralising the acid in your stomach.

Q: Is Mucaine gel good for throat infections?

A: No, Mucaine gel is an antacid medicine. It does not have any action against infections. It should only be used for the condition it is being prescribed for.

Q: Does Mucaine gel cause sleepiness?

A: There are no such incidences reported following the use of Mucaine gel. If you experience excessive sleepiness while taking this medicine, consult your doctor.

Q: Does Mucaine gel helps relieve gas?

A: Mucaine gel is an antacid it may or may not help relieve gas. Do not take this medicine for any other condition without consulting your doctor.

Q: Does Mucaine cause allergic reactions?

A: Mucaine may cause allergic reactions in some individuals, inform your doctor if you get one.

Q: Can I use Mucaine mint sugar-free gel in children?

A: No, Mucaine mint sugar-free gel is not recommended for children as there is no safety information available.

Q: Is Mucaine gel sugar-free and can diabetic patients use it?

A: Yes, Mucaine gel is sugar-free and can be used by diabetic patients only if prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Can I use Mucaine mint flavour gel for mouth ulcers?

A: No, Mucaine gel cannot be used for mouth ulcers as it is meant to be used as an antacid for reducing acidity and heartburn due to ulcers in the stomach.

Q: What is Mucaine gel?

A: Mucaine mint sugar-free gel is an antacid containing a combination of Aluminium hydroxide, Magnesium hydroxide and Oxetacaine and is used to relieve symptoms such as acidity, heartburn, stomach pain, etc., associated with stomach and intestine ulcers.

Q: How to take Mucaine mint sugar-free gel?

A: You should take Mucaine gel mint flavour as directed by your doctor. Read the instructions on the bottle before usage and shake well before using it. Take it at least 15 minutes before meals and at bedtime. Do not consume more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can I use Mucaine gel for constipation?

A: No, Mucaine gel is not effective in relieving constipation problems. Seek medical advice if you have constipation. Do not self-medicate with any medicine.

Q: When should I take Mucaine gel?

A: You should take Mucaine gel as advised by the doctor. Mucaine gel is an antacid that provides relief from acidity and symptoms such as heartburn associated with it. Whenever you are experiencing the symptoms like gas in the stomach, heartburn and discomfort in the stomach, you should use Mucaine gel.

Q: What are the side effects of Mucaine gel?

A: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, dizziness and impaired taste are a few common side effects that can be experienced by an individual. Although not everyone gets them. These symptoms usually resolve with time.

Q: Can Mucaine gel be taken after food?

A: Mucaine gel should be taken as suggested by the doctor or physician. However, it should preferably be taken at least 15 minutes before food and at bedtime.

Q: Can we drink water after Mucaine gel?

A: Mucaine gel should preferably be taken undiluted. However, if desired, it may be followed by a sip of water.

Q: How does Mucaine work?

A: Mucaine gel contains Aluminium hydroxide, Magnesium hydroxide and Oxetacaine as its active components.

Q: Is Mucaine gel good for gastritis?

A: Yes, Mucain gel helps subside symptoms associated with gastritis and improves the individual's conditions.

Q: Is mucaine gel safe in pregnancy?

A: Mucaine gel should not be used during pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. It is important to consult the doctor before using any medication during pregnancy.

Q: Can mucaine gel cause the green colour of stool?

A: Green poop can be caused by eating certain green foods, an infection, bile or a side effect of any medication. Irritable bowel syndrome also can cause green poop. Therefore, you should talk to your doctor if you have any concerns.

Q: Can mucaine gel be used for GERD?

A: Yes, it relieves excessive acidity in your stomach, which prevents heartburn and indigestion. However, it should be used after consulting a doctor.

Q: Can I take antifungal medicine along with Mucaine gel?

A: No, you should avoid taking anti-fungal medicine and mucaine gel simultaneously to avoid any drug interaction.

Q: Is it safe to take citrates along with Mucaine gel?

A: No, you should avoid taking citrate-containing foods and beverages along with Mucaine gel, as it could lead to increased aluminium serum levels that can be harmful, especially in persons with kidney problems.

Q: Can I stop taking Mucain gel on my own if I feel better?

A: No, do not stop the treatment before the prescribed duration. You should take Mucain gel for as long as the doctor has prescribed it to you. Stopping the treatment before the prescribed duration can result in treatment failure.

Q: Who should not take Mucaine gel?

A: Do not take Mucaine gel, if you are allergic to any of its components of it or if you have any problems with your kidney. If you are on an antibiotic medicine containing any form of tetracycline or if you have severe stomach pain or constipation, you should avoid taking this medicine.
Last Updated on: 29 November 2022 | 6:10 PM (IST)
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