Advisory 3 YearsDosage Information
How to use Original Andrews Salts
See inside label for how to open and dosage instructions.
Check before you take this medicine if you need a laxative dose every day or you have persistent abdominal pain (tummy ache).
Use within 3 months of opening. Check inner seal is intact before first use. Contents sold by weight and may settle after packaging.
How to take Original Andrew Salts
How to open:
Lift end of lid. Check inner seal is intact before first use. Break inner seal carefully.
How to take:
Adults: For upset stomach, indigestion and over-indulgence, measure one level 5 ml spoonful into a glass of water and drink. Take as needed, up to a maximum of 4 times a day. For constipation, measure two level 5 ml spoonfuls into a glass of water and drink. Take before breakfast or at bedtime.
Children over 3 years: Use half the adult dose.
Not suitable for children under 3 years.
Close the lid after use.
If you take too much, you may get diarrhoea. If this happens, reduce the dose and the effect should go away.Features
Fast & effective relief from upset stomachIngredients
Effervescent Powder containing the active ingredients Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate 22.6% w/w, Citric Acid 19.5% w/w and Magnesium Sulphate 17.4% w/w, Also contains 2.1g or Sucrose per 5 ml spoonfulNet Content
Magnesium sulphate, sodium hydrogen carbonate, citric acid
What Original Andrews Salts do
Original Andrews Salts quickly and effectively relieve:
Indigestion, excess acid, symptoms of over-indulgence, upset stomach, constipation
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Check before you take Original Andrews Salts:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist:
If you are taking any prescribed medicines; particularly tetracycline antibiotics (e.g. minocycline)
If you are pregnant
If you are on a controlled sodium diet. Each 5 ml spoonful contains 319 mg of sodium
If you have high blood pressure, heart or kidney disease - and avoid frequent use.
Tell your doctor or pharmacist:
If your need a laxative dose every day or you have persistent abdominal pain (tummy ache)
If symptoms persist
If you experience any unwanted effects.
Store below 25 C and away from strong odours.
Please Note: Whilst we (Doorstep Pharmacy) make every effort to ensure that all information is up to date, the information shown on this page should not replace the advice of a medical professional, and you should always refer to the patient information leaflet before taking any medication.