Gaviscon


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Gaviscon

A brand name for a range of antacid preparations containing various ingredients such as sodium alginate, MAGNESIUM TRISILICATE, ALUMINIUM HYDROXIDE and SODIUM BICARBONATE.
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RB Health will account for about 60% of the company's net revenue and will include such brands as Enfamil, Nutramigen, Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Dettol, Mucinex, Durex, Veet, Scholl, Megared, Airborne, Move Free, Digestive Advantage and Clearasil.
I rang my physiotherapist on the Monday and, when I told what sort of pain it was, he prescribed Gaviscon," Gale said.
THE wife of a critically ill grandad who was sent home from hospital with Gaviscon said doctors should have detected the blood clot that killed him less than a day later.
The group's Health, hygiene and home portfolio is led by its global brands including Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Mucinex, Durex, Scholl, Clearasil, Lysol, Dettol, Veet, Harpic, Cillit Bang, Mortein, Finish, Vanish, Calgon, Air Wick, Woolite and French's.
Vibrant Energy dietary supplement and two "Awards of Excellence" for Ester-C dietary supplement and Gaviscon Max Relief.
The Slough-based firm saw like-for-like sales come in ahead of expectations, up 5% in the first quarter, following a "good" performance from healthcare products Gaviscon and Strepsils.
One of the biggest spends was for antacids - mostly Rennie and Gaviscon - with more than four million prescriptions at just over PS26 million.
Its health, hygiene and home portfolio is led by global Power brands including Dettol, Mortein, Harpic, Veet, Gaviscon and many more.
This good performance can be attributed to its presence in antacids with Gaviscon and laxatives with the Senokot and Fybogel brands.
The company is also the exclusive distributor of Starbucks chilled products, Johnson & Johnson, Dettol cleaning products, Kleenex, Listerine, Pif Paf, Huggies, Clearasil, Neutrogena, Zyrtec, Tylenol, Olfen, Mesporin, Gaviscon, and hundreds of other products in Kuwait as well as Red Bull in the UAE.
In Australia, Reckitt Benckiser markets and supplies a range of consumer health and household brands, including Nurofen, Mortein, Clearasil, Finish, Airwick and Gaviscon.