Gas X

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Prescribing mode: OTC
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phazyme
Phazyme works much better than Gas X.

x chewables worked but caused more discomfort than relief...
" ...I found the gas x chewables worked but caused more discomfort than relief. Walking until shoulder pain was really sore... "

fiber!! I got to take 2 gas-x type pills after each meal...
" ...all day lmao. Only downside is, the gas and bloating from the high fiber!! I got to take 2 gas-x type... "

Make sure you take some Gas X with you to the hospital....
" ...sure you take some Gas X with you to the hospital. I had bad gas pains in my... "

a nightmare. Gas X doesn't work for me. My poor husband has...
" ...nightmare. Gas X doesn't work for me. My poor husband has had to deal with terrible... "

and it finally took some gas-x to relieve the pain and...
" ...I had some horrid gas pains the other night and it finally took some gas-x to relieve the pain and pressure.... "

How about trying Gas X strips?� Intolerance was described...
" ...Ann, I have had a lot of gas since surgery. How about trying Gas X strips?� Intolerance was... "

huh?). Does anyone know if it's safe to take Gas-X
" ...Gas-X safe? Hi all! I am 9 1/2 weeks and go from constipation to diarrhea constantly. ...if it's safe ... "

I go to bed. I find extra-strength Gas-X works sometimes....
" ...a bloating problem ...time I go to bed. I find extra-strength Gas-X works sometimes. My bloating ... "

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I've had that too many times and 2 gas x work really well...
" ...a thought...sometimes Gas X or anything like ...in your chest. I've had that too many times and 2 gas x work... "

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Phazyme works much better than Gas X.

x chewables worked but caused more discomfort than relief...
" ...I found the gas x chewables worked but caused more discomfort than relief. Walking until shoulder pain was really sore... "

fiber!! I got to take 2 gas-x type pills after each meal...
" ...all day lmao. Only downside is, the gas and bloating from the high fiber!! I got to take 2 gas-x type... "

Make sure you take some Gas X with you to the hospital....
" ...sure you take some Gas X with you to the hospital. I had bad gas pains in my... "

a nightmare. Gas X doesn't work for me. My poor husband has...
" ...nightmare. Gas X doesn't work for me. My poor husband has had to deal with terrible... "

and it finally took some gas-x to relieve the pain and...
" ...I had some horrid gas pains the other night and it finally took some gas-x to relieve the pain and pressure.... "

How about trying Gas X strips?� Intolerance was described...
" ...Ann, I have had a lot of gas since surgery. How about trying Gas X strips?� Intolerance was... "

huh?). Does anyone know if it's safe to take Gas-X
" ...Gas-X safe? Hi all! I am 9 1/2 weeks and go from constipation to diarrhea constantly. ...if it's safe ... "

I go to bed. I find extra-strength Gas-X works sometimes....
" ...a bloating problem ...time I go to bed. I find extra-strength Gas-X works sometimes. My bloating ... "

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I've had that too many times and 2 gas x work really well...
" ...a thought...sometimes Gas X or anything like ...in your chest. I've had that too many times and 2 gas x work... "

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