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Siloil 1300 Injection

Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Polydimethylsiloxane
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: November 28, 2019

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.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Cosmetic/Plastic Surgeon before using this medicine.
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  • 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.
  • 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.

This medication works by reducing the surface constrictions of the gas bubbles thereby the wind is eliminated from the body in the form of burps or flatus. It also inhibits the development and clustering of mucus-filled pockets of gas.

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