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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   Anti Gas   Gas Relief   Baby Gas

Psyllium

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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 47,918 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
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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
all helped a great deal although I did use the gas x and...
...something for gastritis. They all helped a great deal although I did use the gas x and chewable tylenol ...Then I got this pain under my ...and got some psyllium to just add to my drinks or ...
your reply Ana! I took some gas-x because I was burping up...
...Ana! I took some gas-x because I was burping up even ...lunch yesterday, but that didn't help with the pain either. I took a teaspoon of psyllium this morning also. I took some advil a while ...
soon. This is a very embarrasing problem. Gas-X does help...
...because I kept getting aweful stinky gas. At first, this ...So I added psyllium once a day. ...Boy, I hope my body adjusts soon. This is a very embarrasing problem. Gas-X does help some, b...
I think adding the gas-x and the beneful dose is helping...
...Better than I expected at this point. Slept all night and feel good this morning. I think adding the gas-x and the beneful dose is helping a lot. ...might be ready to start the psyllium and prun...
near the end of last week and I am praying that the coughing...
...also have my Bromelain, Pysllium. I have been taking ...some gauze, gloves, arnica gel and some gas-x. I had a small cold near the end of last week and I am praying that the coughing and sneezi...
Is it safe to take Gas X after egg transfer? It has...
...something to soften the stool, take 1 tsp of Psyllium (metamucil) disolved in a half glass of water daily. Geoff ...Is it safe to take Gas X after egg transfer? It...
every day, and I take Gas-x if I feel bloated. I...
...Usually I have IBS pain in ...have pain there. My GI doctor told me to try psyllium supplements or probiotic yogurt. ...dose of the psyllium supplement every day, and I take Gas-x if I feel...
phazyme (which works way better than Gas-X, imo) or when i...
...i have a post about combining acacia fiber & psyllium; you might wanna try it. the psyllium husks REALLY work for ...phazyme (which works way better than Gas-X, imo) or when ...it's thanks to...
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...
...\"bowel prep\" this week, which will continue thru the treatment. It consists of 6 psyllium caps every day, three Gas-X tabs (one with each meal), plus two tablespoons of milk of magnesia before...
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