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Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Riopan (Overview)

Riopan is an antacid which is a kind of anti-ulcer drug (gastroenterology drug).


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And I was wondering if I could take riopan?

And I was wondering if I could take riopan?

Antacid: Riopan is an antacid that is used to treat indigestion or stomach upset. You can ask your doctor if it is an appropriate choice for your symptoms. ...Read more

Dr. Ana Adelstein
4 doctors shared insights

Riopan (Overview)

Riopan is an antacid which is a kind of anti-ulcer drug (gastroenterology drug).


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And I was wondering if I could take riopan?

Antacid: Riopan is an antacid that is used to treat indigestion or stomach upset. You can ask your doctor if it is an appropriate choice for your symptoms. ...Read more

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Can I have pepto-bismol if three hours ago i had magaldrate.

Simethicone: Hi, Yes you can, there is no interaction between these 2 medications. ...Read more

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Taking omeprazole-20 twice and Magaldrate antacid but still have gas at midnight which awakes me.What can I add for midnight gas problem? Pls. advise.

Taking omeprazole-20 twice and Magaldrate antacid but still have gas at midnight which awakes me.What can I add for midnight gas problem? Pls. advise.

Neither are for gas: Both of the agents aim at ?ing acid, omeprazole by ?secretion from stomach parietal cells, magaldrate by neutralizing acid already secreted. Gas is mostly swallowed air; very little, if any, produced from digestion; some exceptions for bacteria in colon. Options: ?ed swallowed air, avoid carbonated drinks, exercise/walk in evening, try simethicone, etc. Subconscious, dream activity a major issue. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Cold: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more

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Dr. Patricia Foster
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Magaldrate (Definition)

Magaldrate is an antacid which is a kind of ...Read more