gripe water

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gripe water

n
(Pharmacology) Brit a solution given to infants to relieve colic
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The retailer has now extended the scope of the original recall to include further batches and medicines, and is asking patients to return all batches of specific paracetamol, gripe mixture and cough and cold medicines.
LRC Products claims its Woodward's Gripe Water is the "only gripe mixture containing triple action dill oil as an active ingredient".
In the majority of these the active ingredient may be dimeticine, simeticine or sodium and these work by releasing trapped wind - common brand names include Dentinox, Infacol and gripe mixtures.