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Why is Gaviscon good for abdominal bloating?

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Dr. James Kufdakis
Internal Medicine
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In brief: In a nutshell

The active ingredient in gaviscon is simethacone.
This is a surfactant that basically " breaks up gas bubbles" thus relieving bloating caused by "gas build up".

In brief: In a nutshell

The active ingredient in gaviscon is simethacone.
This is a surfactant that basically " breaks up gas bubbles" thus relieving bloating caused by "gas build up".
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