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Alka Seltzer vs. Pepto-Bismol for Heartburn

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Alka Seltzer

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Other Names: Alka Seltzer Gold

Pepto-Bismol

OTC
/ 44,715 posts
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 10,149 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 44,715 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Alka-Seltzer is an effervescent antacid and pain reliever first marketed by the Miles Laboratories. It was developed by company chemist Maurice Treneer in Elkhart Indiana. Alka-Seltzer is marketed for relief of minor aches, pains, inflammation, fever, he... Read more on Wikipedia
Pepto-Bismol is an over-the-counter drug currently produced by the Procter and Gamble company in the United States of America and in Canada to treat minor digestive system upset. Its active ingredient is bismuth subsalicylate. The primary symptoms aided ... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Alka Seltzer vs. Pepto-Bismol

253 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
the form of alka-seltzer, to pepto, to a half an aspirin,...
...likely you will need to find some type of remedy. This can be in the form of alka-seltzer, to pepto, to a half an aspirin, to a banana, to tomato juice. There is no way for us...
It's a Tums stuck to an Alka-Seltzer covered in...
...inside a turkey. They now have Tum-alka-pepto after you eat a tur-duc-ken. It's a Tums stuck to an Alka-Seltzer covered in Pepto Bismal. � A popular item...
bismol or sometimes alka seltzer helps me. Try eating the...
...weekend. I had nausea the other day, too, and I just hate it. Nausea is the worst. Do you have anything you can take like pepto bismol or sometimes alka seltzer helps me. Try ...I get a panic ...
between taking alka-seltzer and drinking something...
...Brandon- I've done the alka-seltzer thing a few ...was no difference between taking alka-seltzer and drinking something carbonated- ...that Tums or chewable pepto also does the trick- bu...
I've taken Pepto to help w/ the indigestion but I won't...
...a lot now too especially right after eating. I've had my gall bladder removed so that's deft not my problem. I've taken Pepto to help w/ the indigestion but I won't any more. Anyone know if I can...
is okay, alka seltzer even helps. If it's diarrhea getting...
...is okay, alka seltzer even helps. If it's diarrhea getting you then go to imodium AD. It...
prilosec, but that didnt work. pepto stops the pain in 5...
...work. pepto stops the pain in 5 minutes, alka seltzer works immediately, but makes me throw up. It started happening to me in severe cases right around the time i started taking high blood pressur...
Alka-Seltzer & Pepto definitely helped my queezy stomach...
...Felt good when I woke up. I started feeling dizzy maybe 3 hours after awaking. But the Alka-Seltzer & Pepto definitely helped my queezy stomach and dizzyness. No I was afraid to check my blood...
acids and the such, Pepto works best. For sour stomachs,...
...try Pepto? I find that ...acids and the such, Pepto works best. For sour stomachs, Alka Seltzer. The Pecid AC and ...right away, no? Pe...
Sure, the Pepto Bismol helped temporarily, but it didn't...
...I threw up. Sure, the Pepto Bismol helped temporarily, but it didn't ...threw up almost immediately after drinking one of those Alka Seltzer tablets dissolved in water, lol. First time I threw...
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