Magaldrate and Simethicone (SAUNF FLAVOUR ) Syrup



Brief about Magaldrate and Simethicone  Syrup

Both Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup belong to the category of antacids, which help in relieving acidity, heartburn, bloating, and gas. Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup is a blend of two components  Magaldrate, which is an antacid, and Simethicone, which is anti-flatulent, and many others like ferrous ascorbate, zinc sulphate, and folic acid. The excess acid is produced when the mucous layer gets ruined which results in heartburn, gas, & acidity. Both these components, Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup help in soothing acidity and heartburn by giving a cool effect inside our body.

Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup are completely safe for pregnant women as well as breastfeeding mothers. This syrup does not have any adverse side effects as compared to other medications. Very common side-effects that you might experience are constipation, loose stool, and bad mouth taste. Avoid consuming hot beverages, instead opt for cold coffee, milk, and fruits as it will help in balancing the acid level in the stomach.

Mechanism of Magaldrate and Simethicone Syrup

Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup belong to the class of antacids. Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup is a blend of two mixtures  Magaldrate, which is an antacid, and Simethicone, which is an anti-flautent, that helps in breaking down gas bubbles. It works by neutralizing the pH value of stomach acid, hence giving it a soothing and cool effect. They also help to prevent the development of gas in the digestive tract.

The utilization of Magaldrate and Simethicone Srup

Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup is used to treat the following issues:-

  • Gastric problems
  • Bloating
  • heartburn
  • Stomach ulcers
  • Indigestion

Directions for use

You are advised to take this medication as instructed by your physician. Shake well before you consume this drug. Avoid drinking water after you consume this medication as it may reduce the effectiveness of this syrup. Try not to miss any dose.

Side Effects of Magaldrate and Simethicone Syrup

Some of the common side effects from which you may suffer are:-

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Bad taste

If you feel any of these symptoms getting worse contact your doctor as he might reduce the dose.

Precautions for Magaldrate and Simethicone Syrup

Some safety measures you need to take before consuming Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup:-

  • You are strictly advised not to consume alcohol while you are on the treatment for Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup.
  • Consult your doctor before giving and dose of Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup to your children.
  • Ask your doctor if you can consume this if you are a breastfeeding or a pregnant lady.
  • Consult your doctor if you have any kidney or liver-related disease before taking Magaldrate and Simethicone syrup.

Lifestyle & Diet advice

Following are the points that you need to keep in mind to prevent acidity:-

  • Have your meals in small amounts.
  • Reduce your sitting hours.
  • Do physical workouts like walking, jogging, and exercise.
  • Lying down immediately after having your meals.
  • Avoid having gastric and high-fat foods at night.


Keep this medicine out of the reach of children and pets. Store this at room temperature, away from direct sunlight and moisture. Consult your doctor/physician before giving this medicine to your children.