Guardium Tablets Heartburn and Acid Reflux Control
Pack of 14
Guardium, from the makers of Gaviscon, can provide 48 hour protection from frequent heartburn with just one tablet. It reduces stomach acid at the source to provide relief, all day and night. Keep your guard up against frequent heartburn with Guardium.
*Guardium is for frequent heartburn sufferers with frequent being defined as twice a week or more.
Guardium acid reflux control 20mg gastro-resistant tablets, contains Esomeprzole. For Heartburn and Indigestion. Always read the label.
Burning feeling or pain behind the breastbone.
Acid taste in the mouth or an unpleasant movement of material upwards.
Burning feeling or pain in the centre of the stomach.
Starting the course
Guardium is for frequent heartburn sufferers. Start treatment if you have experienced heartburn twice a week or more in the past 4 weeks.
During the course
Take one tablet a day for up to two weeks for 24 hour protection from frequent heartburn and acid reflux. One pill gets to work in 1 hour but may take 2-3 days for full effect.
Guardium can take up to three days to reach it's full effect. Supplementing with Gaviscon advance can help you manage your symptoms.
How does it work?
Guardium blocks the acid pumps in your stomach, making the stomach less acidic, consequently reducing your acid reflux & heartburn symptoms.
What does it contain?
Esomeprazole is the active ingredient in Guardium. Esomeprazole is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which reduces stomach acid production, therefore leading to a lower prevelance of reflux & regurgitation.
Refer to a GP if there is no symptom relief obtained with two weeks continuous treatment.
|Format||Tablets||Liquid, Tablets||Liquid, tablets||Liquid, Tablets|
|Suitable for||Frequent heartburn sufferers||Heartburn sufferers||Occasional and moderate heartburn & indigestion sufferers||Occasional and moderate heartburn sufferers|
|Mode of action||Inhibits acid secretion into the stomach||Stomach raft formation||Stomach raft formation, neutralisation of stomach acid||Stomach raft formation|
|Duration of relief||Up to 24 hours||Up to 4 hours||Up to 4 hours||Up to 4 hours|
|Type of active||Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI)||Alginate, Antacid||Alginate, Antacid||Alginate, Antacid|
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