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Pinewood Healthcare launch Acidex Advance

By Neil Trainis

PUBLISHED: August 22, 2017 | UPDATED: August 22, 2017

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Pinewood Healthcare, a leader in generic liquid and suspension products, announces the launch of the first generic alternative to Gaviscon Advance under the brand name ACIDEX ADVANCE Oral Suspension.
GPs can now prescribe a generic product to treat Heartburn, and Acid Indigestion. Acidex Advance forms a protective layer at the top of the stomach which helps prevent acid coming back up into the oesophagus (food pipe).
Acidex Advance is the first generic available and offers 14% savings against originator. It is now available in major wholesalers throughout the UK. Acidex Advance oral suspension is available in two flavours; Aniseed and Peppermint and packs sizes 250ml and 500ml.
Each 10ml dose of Acidex Advance contains Sodium Alginate 1000mg and Potassium Hydrogen Carbonate 200mg. For more information please visit www.pinewood.ie