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Infant Gaviscon Oral powder

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Sugar-free but high sodium Pack size: 15 dual-sachets (30 doses)

Dose - Infant under 4.5kg: 1 dose (half dual-sachet) mixed with feeds (or water in breast-fed infants) when required Infant over 4.5kg: 2 doses (1 dual-sachet) Child: 2 doses (1 dual-sachet) in water after each meal Not for premature infants, or in dehydration (fever, diarrhoea, vomiting, high room temperature) or intestinal obstruction IMPORTANT. Each half of the dual-sachet is identified as: "one dose". To avoid errors prescribe as "dual-sachets" with directions in terms of "dose".

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