Antacids Sentence Examples
Medicines called antacids can also help treat the reflux and work by reducing the amount of acid released by the stomach.
You can use antacids ' as required ' for mild or infrequent bouts of heartburn.
A deaf lady visited her GP complaining of pain in her stomach and was given antacids as treatment.
This is caused by hyperacidity in the esophagus, and needs the antacids to prevent pain and burning in this tube.
If simple antacids are insufficient to control the symptoms, then tablets to reduce acid secretion will usually be tried.Advertisement
In which case, the usual over the counter antacids can help.
These included the effects of various antacids, resting juice volume and pH.
Resting in bed with a hot water bottle will often relieve the symptoms and in the case of indigestion antacids should help.
H 2 antagonists or non particulate antacids (e.g. sodium citrate) should be given if oesophageal reflux is a problem.
I do not have to take daily aspirin, sinus medication or antacids.Advertisement
Bisacodyl tablets are enteric coated, and so should not be used in combination with antacids.
The antacids will cause premature rupture of the enteric coating.
The doctor may first recommend non-prescription medications, such as antacids and histamine-2 receptor blockers (H2 blockers).
Antacids, such as Gaviscon, Maalox, Mylanta, and Tums, help neutralize acid already in the stomach or esophagus.
Antacids can be used every day for three weeks.Advertisement
Infants are only given antacids in limited doses because of the risk of aluminum toxicity.
Antacids are frequently administered to reduce the likelihood of damage to the lungs should aspiration of gastric contents occur.
Patients should particularly avoid calcium-containing dairy products and antacids as well as multivitamin-mineral supplements.
Iron can also be lost through strenuous exercise and heavy perspiration, poor digestion, frequent consumption of antacids, long-term illness, heavy menstrual cycles, and other causes.
Iron deficiency can also be caused by excess phosphorus in the diet, chronic intestinal bleeding, poor digestion and absorption, prolonged illness, ulcers, and the use of antacids.Advertisement
These include antacids, anticoagulation drugs, aspirin and sulfa drugs.
You often find sodium bicarbonate in antacids, baking powder, and effervescent liquids.
Ulcer medications, antacids, and some cholesterol-lowering drugs may also inhibit the absorption of synthetic hormones.
You should not take any antacids on the day of the test.
Sodium bicarbonate is one of our most useful gastric sedatives and antacids, relieving pain in hyperchloridia.Advertisement