Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets 75s
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Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets 75s

SKU : OTCTUM75|PIP-Code : 0378737|EAN : 5000347033575
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Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets provide relief from indigestion, heartburn, stomach pain or discomfort (dyspepsia), acidity and passing wind (flatulence).
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Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets

Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets provide relief from indigestion, heartburn, stomach pain or discomfort (dyspepsia), acidity and passing wind (flatulence). They contain calcium carbonate, an antacid that helps to reduce acidity in the stomach. 
 
To be sucked or chewed as preferred.
  • Adults, the elderly and children over 12 years: 1 or 2 tablets, as required. Do not take more than 16 tablets in any 24 hour period.
  • Pregnant women: 1 or 2 tablets as required, up to a maximum of 7 tablets in 24 hours.
Do not exceed the stated dose. If your symptoms persist or worsen, you must see a doctor or pharmacist.
  • Active Ingredient: Calcium Carbonate 500mg.
  • Other Ingredients: Dextrose, maize starch, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, sodium saccharin, patent blue V (E131), quinoline yellow (E104), sunset yellow (E110) and flavours: blackcurrant, cherry, lemon and orange.
  • Each blackcurrant, cherry, lemon and orange tablet contains 523mg, 525mg, 524mg and 521mg respectively of glucose (dextrose) per tablet. If you have been told by your doctor that you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicinal product. This should be taken into account in patients with diabetes.
  • This medicine contains the colours sunset yellow (E110) and ponceau 4R (E124). They may cause allergic reactions.
Do not take Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets if you:
  • Are allergic to calcium carbonate or any of the other ingredients.
  • Have kidney problems, including kidney stones.
  • Have an overactive parathyroid gland.
  • Have heart problems and are taking cardiac glycosides (e.g. digoxin).
  • Are on a low phosphate diet.
  • Have been told by your doctor that you have high levels of calcium in your blood.
  • Have Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (a tumour in the stomach that causes excess acid production).
  • Are under 12 years of age.
Please talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Tums Assorted Fruit Antacid Tablets if you:
  • Have diabetes.
  • Have an intolerance to some sugars.
  • If you are taking any of the following medicines:
    • Tetracycline antibiotics (e.g. sumycin and tetracyn).
    • Bisphosphonates, a group of medicines used to treat bone diseases (e.g. etidronate and pamidronate).
    • Thiazide diuretics, sometimes called water tablets, which are medicines used to treat high blood pressure and fluid retention (e.g. chlortalidone and metolazone).
Always read the product information. Click on the link below to view the Patient Information Leaflet. Requires Adobe Reader – if you cannot open the file, please click here to download.

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