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Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry is a medication used for heartburn relief and acid reflux symptoms.

Gaviscon is a doctor-recommended antacid that provides fast-acting and long-lasting relief for heartburn and sour stomach

Use and Dosage

Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor.

Shake the oral suspension (liquid) before you measure a dose. Use the dosing syringe provided or use a medicine dose-measuring device (not a kitchen spoon).

You must chew the chewable tablet before you swallow it. Then drink about 4 ounces of water or other liquid.

Do not take more than 16 chewable tablets in 24 hours.

Do not take more than 8 tablespoonfuls of “regular strength” liquid or 16 teaspoonfuls of “extra strength” liquid in 24 hours

Call your doctor if your symptoms do not improve, or if you have acid indigestion more than 2 times per week.

Do not take this medicine for longer than 2 weeks unless your doctor tells you to.

Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Common side effects may include:

  • Diarrhea

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.


Here are some cautions to keep in mind when using Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry:

  • Allergic reaction: If you experience signs of an allergic reaction, such as hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of the face, lips, tongue, or throat, seek immediate medical help.
  • Pregnancy: The safety of alginic acid/magnesium carbonate during pregnancy has not been specifically established. Consult a healthcare professional before using any medication during pregnancy.
  • Long-term use: Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry provides temporary relief from symptoms but does not treat the underlying cause of indigestion or heartburn. Long-term use of antacids is not recommended without consulting a healthcare professional.
  • Interactions with other medications: consult a doctor or pharmacist before using Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry if you are taking any prescription drugs.
  • Store Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry at temperatures up to 25°C (77°F) in a dry place.

Read and follow the instructions provided with the medication and consult a healthcare professional if you have any concerns or questions about its use.

Forms and Strengths

Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry is available in the following forms and strengths:

  • Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry Chewable Tablet (Peppermint):
    • 313mg/63mg


What happens if I miss a dose?

Since Gaviscon Extra Strength is used when needed, you may not be on a dosing schedule. Skip any missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. Do not use two doses at one time.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention.

What should I avoid while taking Gaviscon Extra Strength?

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking Gaviscon Extra Strength if you take other medicines regularly.

Gaviscon Extra Strength can make it harder for your body to absorb other medicines you take by mouth.



Additional information

Brand Name:

Gaviscon Extra Strength Cherry

Scientific Name:

Alginic Acid/Magnesium Carbonate – non Rx

Other Names:

Gaviscon Extra Strength Peppermint with Cooling Action



Quantities Available:



Chewable Tablet (Peppermint)