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Simethicone

Known as: Simethicone [Chemical/Ingredient], activated dimethicone, dimethicone activated 
A mixture of polydimethylsiloxanes with antifoaming and anti-bloating effects. Simethicone reduces the surface tension of gas bubbles causing them to… Expand
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2018
2018
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Ideal bowel preparation for colonoscopy requires complete removal of fluid and foam from the colon… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
AIM To investigate the effectiveness of low-volume plus ascorbic acid [polyethylene glycol plus ascorbic acid (PEG + Asc)] and… Expand
2009
2009
AIM To evaluate the effectiveness of simethicone in enhancing visibility and efficacy during colonoscopy. METHODS A prospective… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
AIM:To evaluate the effects of the various methods of small bowel preparation on the quality of visualization of the small bowel… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE. The goal was to test the hypothesis that oral administration of Lactobacillus reuteri in a prospective randomized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Aim : To compare the efficacy of simethicone with placebo and the prokinetic cisapride in patients with functional dyspepsia. 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of simethicone in the treatment of infant colic. DESIGN Randomized, double blind, placebo… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Foci of aberrant and/or hexosaminidase-negative crypts in rat colon are putative precancerous lesions that have been proposed as… Expand
1994
1994
The mechanism of the foam‐inhibiting action of simethicone, mainly used against flatulence, has been studied. Its effect on… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
ABSTRACT. The effect of Simethicone on “colicky” (n=27) infants was tested in a double‐blind cross‐over study. Three different… Expand