Ulgel A refreshing suspension is a combination medicine containing magaldrate, simethicone and oxetacaine as an active ingredient. This syrup is helpful in treating pain and discomfort associated with ulcers in the stomach and food pipe due to acid reflux. It also helps to relieve burning sensation, gas formation and discomfort in the stomach which is associated with increased acidity by neutralizing the excess acid in the stomach. This medicine should not be given to children and pregnant women. Take this syrup as advised by your doctor for the prescribed duration. Shake the bottle well, before each use....
Q: What precautions do I need to take during treatment with Ulgel suspension?
You need to tell your doctor if you experience any signs of allergy like itching, shortness of breath, wheezing cough, swelling of the face, lips or throat. Your doctor may suggest you an alternative medicine....
It is advised not to stop, start or change the dose of this medicine without checking with your doctor.
Q: Can the Ulgel A refreshing Suspension be given to children?
A: No, the Ulgel A refreshing Suspension is not recommended for children as there is no safety information available.
Q: Can acid reflux and heartburn be prevented?
Yes, acid reflux and burning sensation related to acidity can be prevented by-
Not lying down immediately after meals.
Reducing the portion size of the meals and increasing the frequency of eating in a day.
Avoiding oily and spicy food.
Avoiding smoking or consuming alcohol.
Having meals at proper timings and avoiding late-night binge eating.
Having proper sleep at night (at least for 6-8Hours).
Q: Can the use of the Ulgel-A Suspension cause constipation?
A: Yes, the use of the Ulgel-A refreshing suspension can cause constipation, though not everyone experiences it. You should drink plenty of fluid and water while on this medicine to avoid constipation. Also, you should consume high fibre food such as fruits, vegetables, etc. Maintain a healthy lifestyle while on this medicine. Inform your doctor, if constipation persists.