Antispasmodic and colic symptoms relief
Components of essential oils cause local stimulation of the gastric mucosa , which activates the vagus nerve , leading to an increase of stomach tonus and rhythmic contraction. The result is air exit and an increase in gastric secretion. The components have also an antispasmodic effect on the smooth muscles of the gastro intestinal tract, and an antimicrobial effect. Dineh Gripe Water has no alcohol, artificial sweeteners, artificial coloring , flavors and sodium bicarbonate , so it is completely safe for infants and babies .
Relief of flatulence and pain due to stomach gas and other colic symptoms , and dyspeptic complaints.
Each 5 ml Dineh Gripe Water contains Carum carvi oil and anethum graveolens oil equivalent to 0.8 mg Carvone. There is spearment oil as a carminative and flavouring agent.
ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE
Infants : 1/2 tsp. (2.5 ml)
Children:1 tsp. (5 ml)
Adults : 2 tsp (10 ml) .
It may be administered up to 6 times in 24 hours.
There is no interactions in recommended doses.
No health hazards or side effects are known in conjunction with the proper administration of recommended dosages .
CONTRAINDICATIONS & PRECAUTIONS
In diabetic patients consult with a physician .
PREGNANCY AND LACTATION
This medicine can be taken during pregnancy and lactation.
Store below 30˚C and protect from light and moisture.
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6- USP – Drug Information 1999.