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I went to a bbq today, is it safe to take an OTC gas reduction pill?
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Dr. Charles Cattano
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
In brief: Why ask?
Unless your "gas" reflects an atypical heart attack symptom, food poisoning, an obstruction, or ileus (& by taking an otc simethicone pill you are delaying procurement of appropriate medical care), i can't think of too many other circumstances in which the otc gas reduction pill in question would be contraindicated after a bbq.
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In brief: Why ask?
Unless your "gas" reflects an atypical heart attack symptom, food poisoning, an obstruction, or ileus (& by taking an otc simethicone pill you are delaying procurement of appropriate medical care), i can't think of too many other circumstances in which the otc gas reduction pill in question would be contraindicated after a bbq.
Is there further concern or more to your question you have not shared?
Dr. Charles Cattano
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: Yes
Yes the over the counter gas reducers are fine.

In brief: Yes
Yes the over the counter gas reducers are fine.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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