Neodrop® Paediatric Drops is an antiflatulent and anticolic containing simethicone. Simethicone USP contains 4 to 7% w/w of silicon dioxide. Each ml drop contains 67 mg simethicone USP. Neodrop® (simethicone) is used as an antiflatulent to relieve symptoms commonly referred to gas including upper GI bloating, pressure, fullness or stuffed feeling. It is indicated in Flatulence, abdominal distention, fullness, gas and windy colic. Neodrop® can also be used prior to gastroscopy to enhance visualization and prior to radiography of the intestine to reduce gas shadows.
Neodrop Pediatric Drops
Take after meals and at bedtime. Can be given with infant’s feeds. Shake the bottle well before each use.
Children less than 2 years of age: 20 mg (0.3 ml Simethicone Paediatric Drops) 4 times daily up to 240 mg/day (3.6 ml Simethicone Paediatric Drops).
Children 2-12 years of age: 40 mg (0.6 ml Simethicone Paediatric Drops) 4 times daily.
Adults: 40-125 mg. 0.6 ml-1.9 ml Simethicone Paediatric Drops; 4 times daily, up to 500 mg/day (7.5 ml Simethicone Paediatric Drops) or 1-3 Simethicone chewable tablets; 4 times daily, up to 500 mg/day (12 Simethicone chewable tablets).