Dimethyl polysiloxane Pharmacology

Dimethyl polysiloxane

About Dimethyl polysiloxane
A silicone derivative,Anti-foaming agent, Antiflatulent.
Mechanism of Action of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Dimethyl polysiloxane is a silicone derivative which is used in symptomatic treatment of postprandial and postoperative flatulence and abdominal distension.It acts as defoaming agent and eliminates gases from GI tract.It is used in combination with antacids,antispasmodics and digestants.
Pharmacokinets of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Onset of Action for Dimethyl polysiloxane
Duration of Action for Dimethyl polysiloxane
Half Life of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Side Effects of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Contra-indications of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Hypersensitivity to Dimethyl Polysiloxane
Special Precautions while taking Dimethyl polysiloxane
Kidney failure
Pregnancy Related Information
Old Age Related Information
Breast Feeding Related Information
Children Related Information
Indications for Dimethyl polysiloxane
1. Flatulent dyspepsia
2. Postoperative distension
3. Gastric Distention
4. Functional digestive disorders
5. Stomach pain
6. Burning
7. Nausea and excess gas (dyspepsia)
Interactions for Dimethyl polysiloxane
Typical Dosage for Dimethyl polysiloxane
40 mg tablet to be taken half an hour before food.

Schedule of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Storage Requirements for Dimethyl polysiloxane
Stored at room temperature (15-30?C) away from moisture and heat.
Effects of Missed Dosage of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Effects of Overdose of Dimethyl polysiloxane
Give symptomatic and supportive treatment.

Home Delivery for Dimethyl polysiloxane in Your City

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However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for dimethyl polysiloxane and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for dimethyl polysiloxane may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take dimethyl polysiloxane only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for dimethyl polysiloxane before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for dimethyl polysiloxane with the pharmacy.

Dimethyl polysiloxane is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for dimethyl polysiloxane might be better known than dimethyl polysiloxane itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have dimethyl polysiloxane in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for dimethyl polysiloxane.