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is it okay to take expired gas x

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
17 years experience Family Medicine
No known: There are no known adverse reactions when taking phillips milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) and simethicone concomitantly.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig MacArthur
33 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
After eating: Simethicone is an anti-foaming agent that allows gas bubbles to pass more quickly. Simethicone does not prevent formation of gas bubbles. Based on thi ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ramkaransingh
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yes: Yes
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Gas-ex will relieve UGI gas but gastritis symptoms may be better relieved with antacids, h2-blockers or proton pump inhibitors.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Fairly quickly: Usually within 6-8 hours depending upon one's transit time (how fast things move through one's intestine).
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Get evaluated: Gas x like other over the counter medication for stomach relief are meant to beused for short term period, if symptoms persist after useof meds, it is ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
39 years experience Pharmacology
Not necessarily bad: Gasx is simethicone, which works on gas. Not necessarily bad. However, if you have gastritis, you probably need to deal with the acidity as well. Aci ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
Probably safe: always best to check with your doctor.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Considine
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: However, the next question should be why should you need to do that. If you need something like gas-x or beano you might want to see if you have a foo ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Gas / Bloating: Minimal side effects. May help with gas and bloating.
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