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Himalaya Gasex Tablet

Name: Himalaya Gasex Tablet
Manufacturer: Himalaya Drug Company
MRP: Rs. 90.00
Unit Price: Rs. 0.90
Package Price: Rs. 90.00 (Qty.: 100)
Package Form: Strip
Medicine Form: Tablet

What is Gasex?

Gasex is an Ayurvedic medicine which helps to control abdominal bloating and allows normal digestion. The medicine acts by reducing accumulation of abdominal gases and thus provides relief to patients.

Composition of Gasex:

Gasex is composed of many Ayurvedic components like Cowrie shell powder, conch shell powder, black pepper, Indian gooseberry (amla), ginger, haritaki and bahera. These components are responsible for treating digestive troubles by helping to cleanse the gut and adjust the digestive mechanism.

What is Gasex Used for?

The therapeutic indications of Gasex are as follows:

  • Abdominal bloating
  • Indigestion
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Belching
  • Lose stools
  • Constipation
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Prophylactic against development of gastrointestinal ulcer
  • Post-surgical flatulence

Other than the above mentioned health conditions, Gasex can be prescribed for other digestive disorders as well.

Side Effects of Gasex:

Gasex is composed of many ingredients, any of which could be responsible for development of side effects from the drug. Though all side effects are not seen in every patient, it is better to be aware so that health can be monitored in a better way. Some of the side effects of Gasex are mentioned below:

  • Dryness of mouth
  • Cracked tongue
  • Irritation inside the throat
  • Nausea
  • Changes in blood sugar levels
  • Altered sleeping pattern

These and other uncomfortable symptoms could be experienced after using Gasex tablet. Patients should stop using the medicine immediately if any side effects are observed and they should consult with their doctor. Timely intervention will help to curb these side effects.

Precautions for Gasex Consumption:

Gasex is very effective in curbing various health disorders of the gastrointestinal system. However, the medicine may not be suitable for every patient suffering from any digestive disorder every time. Some important do's and dont's pertaining to the usage of Gasex are given below:

  • Gasex should not be consumed if patients are taking Ayurvedic treatment for any other health disorder. They should consult with their Ayurvedic physician prior to using Gasex.
  • Small children below the age of 10 years should be given the medicine only if it is prescribed by a pediatrician or an Ayurvedic physician. More severe digestive disorders like gastric ulcer, Crohn's disease, hemorrhagic gastritis will require more intensive therapy. They should not be treated using Gasex.
  • Gasex can be used by patients who have undergone abdominal surgeries, to reduce abdominal bloating, but only if the surgeon approves for the same.
  • Patients who have been diagnosed of stomach or intestinal cancer, should not use this medicine.

These and any other instructions regarding the consumption of Gasex, which the physician may provide, should be followed well, in order to avoid health complications.

Gasex Alternatives:

Following are the names of drugs which can be used as alternatives to Gasex:

  • Triphala Tablet
  • Liv-52 Tablet
  • GastriCare Capsule

These medicines should be used in place of Gasex, only on the advise of a doctor.

Gasex FAQS:

  • Is Gasex safe to be used during pregnancy
    Gasex tablet can be used safely for treating abdominal bloating and flatulence which develops often during pregnancy. The medicine is not known to display any ill effects if consumed during pregnancy.

  • Can Gasex be given to small children?
    Gasex can be used to treat digestive troubles in small children, as per a pediatrician's prescription. If children are unable to swallow the tablet, Gasex syrup can be used instead.