Frequently asked questions

Digene Gel and Tablet are made of Magnesium Hydroxide, Aluminum Hydroxide Gel, Simethicone and Sodium Carboxymethylcellulose. This scientifically developed combination of active ingredients, lends a High ANC (Acid Neutralizing Capacity) to Digene providing you an effective and long lasting relief from acidity.

The main ingredients of Digene powder or Fizz are Svarjiksara (Shudh) and Nimbukamlam (Shuskam). Svarjiksara acts rapidly and neutralizes acid in stomach while Nimbukamlam facilitates removal of gas from the body. It also contains permitted sweetener and Sodium Saccharin.

Digene is readily available across pharmacies in the form of chewable tablets, sugar-free syrup, powder and pudina pearls.

Digene is an antacid that provides relief from acidity and symptoms such as heartburn associated with it. Some symptoms are gas in stomach, heartburn and discomfort in the stomach. Some of the more severe symptoms are peptic ulcer, gastritis, oesophagitis, hiatus hernia and other dyspeptic conditions associated with hyperacidity. Whenever you are experiencing any of these, you should use Digene.

Yes, Digene tablet is an antacid that can be used for treating indigestion caused by too much gas. It also helps in providing effective and long-lasting relief from extra gas, bloating, belching and feeling of discomfort in the stomach or gut.

Both Digene Gel and Tablets are available in 3 different flavours to tingle your taste buds –Mint, Orange and Mixed fruit.

Digene gel is a sugar-free syrup, specially formulated to provide effective and long-lasting relief in a diabetic-friendly format. Digene will help you cure acidity without negatively affecting your Diabetes.. For more information, please consult your doctor.

Stomach pain can be a result of various underlying causes If some of the symptoms of your stomach pain are indigestion, heartburn, gas then Digene can be taken. If you are unsure of the symptoms, then please consult your doctor to diagnose more effectively.

Pregnancy is a delicate life-stage and it is important to talk to your doctor before taking any medication to cure acidity during pregnancy.

Digene Gel For Adults- 2 teaspoons (10ml each), one after meal and one at bedtime or as prescribed by physician. For Children- As prescribed by physician.
Digene Tablets For Adults- Chew 2 - 4 tablets after meals and at bedtime or as prescribed by physician. For Children- As prescribed by physician.
Digene Fizz For Adults- Mix one sachet (5gm) in ~15ml of cold water when symptoms occur. Repeat after 2 -3 hours if symptoms persist. Do not take more than 5 doses in 24 hours. For Children- As prescribed by physician.

Home remedies have been passed down for generations but there is very limited scientific data on the effectiveness and safety of the home remedies.

There are no substantial studies conducted with home remedies which have proven that they are effective or safe in the long-term.

Although certain home remedies such as amla, tulsi, fennel and cumin have shown anti-ulcer activity, no scientific studies conducted on humans have proven its efficacy in healing ulcers.

Baking soda only provides temporary relief from acidity and heartburn. It is not a permanent solution and can have adverse effects.

Antacids neutralize the excess stomach acid and provide relief from common problems like acidity (acid reflux), indigestion and heartburn.

If you persistently suffer from acidity, heartburn, acid reflux or any other symptoms of discomfort in the stomach, please consult your doctor.

Gastric acid is needed in the stomach to help break down the food and nutrients before they can be fully digested in the intestinal tract.

Cigarettes contain nicotine, which relaxes the ring of muscle around the food pipe that keeps gastric acid in the stomach. When this ring relaxes, stomach acid can travel upwards in the food pipe till the throat and mouth causing acid reflux and heart burn.

Coffee as well as other caffeinated drinks are highly acidic by themselves. They stimulate the stomach to secrete excess acid which may lead to acidity and symptoms such as burning sensation and discomfort in the chest, also known as heartburn.