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Gas X vs. Psyllium for Constipation

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Gas X

OTC
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Other Names: Phazyme   Mylicon   Gas Relief   Anti Gas   Baby Gas

Psyllium

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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 59,639 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 18,714 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Simethicone is an Wiktionary:oral anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort and pain caused by excess gas in the stomach or intestinal tract. It is a mixture of polydimethylsiloxane and silica gel... Read more on Wikipedia
Psyllium , or Ispaghula , is the common name used for several members of the plant genus Plantago whose seeds are used commercially for the production of mucilage... Read more on Wikipedia
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By buckyboy
December 20, 2013
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What patients are saying about Gas X vs. Psyllium

20 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
although I did use the gas x and chewable tylenol at the...
...gas x and chewable tylenol at the end of the pain pill cycle. Seemed to need just a little more when the pill was wearing off. The gas pain for me rolled up my sturnum and just sat there. I d...
and Beano and Gas-X have worked really well for some...
...are here web page ). Phazyme and Beano and Gas-X have worked really well for some folks. Do make sure you're avoiding carbonation and psyllium. -...
Some psyllium (metamucil) in oj helps. Good luck, I...
Gas X can help with the stuffed feeling. Magnesium pills ...can trigger this. Try just going on some fluids for a while. Some psyllium (metamucil) in oj helps. Good luck, I hope you get...
phazyme (which works way better than Gas-X, imo) or when i...
...have a post about combining acacia fiber & psyllium; you might wanna try it. the psyllium husks REALLY work ...phazyme (which works way better than Gas-X, imo) or ...pretty sure it's thanks t...
your reply Ana! I took some gas-x because I was burping up...
...gas-x because I was burping up even though I hadn't eaten anything since lunch yesterday, but that didn't help with the pain either. I took a teaspoon of psyllium this morning also. I took...
so to speak, also Gas -X is helpful if the gas isn't too...
...daughter has ulcerative colitis and when she is in a flare up she experiences this along with a lot of blood.  The miralax should ...speak, also Gas -X is helpful if ...her regular.  Psyllium...
goes away. You can take Gas X if you are having excess air...
...days and see if it goes away. You can take Gas X if you are having excess air build up ...brownies with a GF flour and 1/4 c. of pysllium and additional coconut oil. Just eat 1/4 of a...
It consists of 6 psyllium caps every day, three Gas-X...
...treatment. It consists of 6 psyllium caps every day, three Gas-X tabs (one with each ...tasting milk of magnesia product that you can ingest without feeling like puking? Otherwise, it will be...
Is it safe to take Gas X after egg transfer? It has...
...take 1 tsp of Psyllium (metamucil) disolved in a half ...Is it safe to take Gas X after egg transfer? It has been since Wed and still feeling very uncomfortable with gas although having some bow...
GI doctor told me to try psyllium supplements or probiotic...
...have pain there. My GI doctor told me to try psyllium supplements or probiotic yogurt. ...a small dose of the psyllium supplement every day, and I take Gas-x if I feel bloated. I don't know if...
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