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Siloil 1300 Injection

Siloil 1300 Injection

Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Polydimethyl Siloxane
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Table of Content

About Siloil 1300 Injection
When is Siloil 1300 Injection prescribed?
What are the side effects of Siloil 1300 Injection?
Key highlights of Siloil 1300 Injection
What are the substitutes for Siloil 1300 Injection?
What are the dosage instructions?
What are the interactions for Siloil 1300 Injection?

Siloil 1300 Injection belongs to a group of polymeric organosilico compounds, which are popularly known as silicones. It is freely available, and is often used as over-the-counter medication for combating flatulence. It works as an antifoaming agent, and thereby helps in the expulsion of gas. It is used for infants, to relieve the discomfort caused by swallowing air or by the intake of certain foods. It is available in the form of capsules, chewable tablets and liquids (to be taken orally).

The commonly observed side effect of Siloil 1300 Injection is loose stools. Inform your doctor of all the medications that you may be using, and do not start or stop any medication without your doctor’s approval.

This medicine should not be taken if you are allergic to any of its components. Keep the product out of the reach of children. In case of an overdose, contact your medical supervisor immediately. During pregnancy, use only if the potential benefits outweigh the potential risks. The medicine is deemed safe for breastfeeding women. Ensure that the capsules filled with liquids are swallowed and not chewed, and that the chewable tablets are chewed completely and disintegrated before swallowing.

In addition to its intended effect, Siloil 1300 Injection may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Coating on tongue.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Siloil 1300 Injection, and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss a dose of Polydimethyl Siloxane, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.

Table of Content

About Siloil 1300 Injection
When is Siloil 1300 Injection prescribed?
What are the side effects of Siloil 1300 Injection?
Key highlights of Siloil 1300 Injection
What are the substitutes for Siloil 1300 Injection?
What are the dosage instructions?
What are the interactions for Siloil 1300 Injection?