Polydimethyl Siloxane

Information about Polydimethyl Siloxane

Polydimethyl siloxane uses

Polydimethyl Siloxane is used in the treatment of bloating and abdominal pain.

How polydimethyl siloxane works

Polydimethyl siloxane disintegrates the gas bubbles and allows easy passage of gas.

Common side effects of polydimethyl siloxane

Coating on tongue.

Available Medicine for Polydimethyl Siloxane

  • ₹1968
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹2180
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹1785
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Polydimethyl Siloxane

  • Avoid drinking soft drinks or eating food that increases gas formation. Food that creates gas in one person may not create gas in another. 
  • Do not chew the capsules or soft gels. Swallow them whole.
  • It is better to take Polydimethyl Siloxane with food or at bedtime. 

Content on this page was last updated on 08 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)