Take this medicine by mouth with water. Empty the contents of 1 packet into a container of water. The package your medicine comes in will tell you how much water to use. Stir gently and allow 2 to 3 minutes to thicken. Stir again and drink the medicine. Drink it within 30 minutes after mixing. If any medicine remains after drinking, add more water, stir, and drink at once. This medicine works best if taken on an empty stomach 30 to 60 minutes before breakfast. Take your doses at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once.
NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
What if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.
What may interact with this medicine?
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications:
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
What should I watch for while using this medicine?
It can take several days before your stomach pain gets better. Check with your doctor or health care professional if your condition does not start to get better, or if it gets worse.
What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?
Serious side effects are rare. Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
blood in urine
chest pain or tightness
dark yellow or brown urine
fever or sore throat
redness, blistering, peeling or loosening of the skin, including inside the mouth
Note: This information is not intended to cover all possible uses, precautions, interactions, or adverse effects for this drug. If you have question about the drug(s) you are taking, check with your health care professional.