How Do They Compare?
There are distinct differences between the type of relief provided between Gas-X and antacids:
|Designed to relieve symptoms of gas|
|#1 OTC brand for gas relief|
If you are pregnant, plan on becoming pregnant, or nursing, consult your physician before taking any medication.¹
No. While some symptoms of gas can mimic heartburn - like discomfort after eating - antacids don’t relieve gas. They have a different active ingredient (example: calcium carbonate) that neutralizes the stomach acids coming into contact with your esophagus, rather than the buildup of gas in your digestive tract. The active ingredient in Gas-X is ‘simethicone’ and it helps break up gas bubbles in your stomach and intestines. Once this trapped gas is broken down, your body can then deal with the gas naturally.
The active ingredient in Gas-X is simethicone. Simethicone is the #1 doctor-recommended OTC ingredient for fast gas relief – it helps break up gas bubbles in your stomach and intestines. Once this trapped gas is broken down, your body can then get rid of the gas naturally.
Gas-X relieves the pressure, abdominal bloating, and discomfort commonly referred to as gas.