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A mixture of methyl siloxane polymers and silica gel, used an antiflatulent drug and as an antifoaming agent in cosmetics and industrial applications.

[si(lica) + (di)methicone, a silicon polymer (di- + meth- + (sil)icone).]


(saɪˈmɛθ ɪˌkoʊn)

an active ingredient in many antacid preparations that causes small mucus-entrapped air bubbles in the intestines to coalesce into larger bubbles that are more easily passed.
(si (lica) + meth (yl) + (sil) icone]

simethicone, simeticone

(INN) n simeticona
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We were given fortified formula milk, Infacol, Ranitidine, a feeding plan and comforting words.
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Put your newborn in an idiot-proof routine on the day they're born, and you'll achieve long and peaceful nights before you can say pass the Infacol.
We've tried the cooled boiled water and the Infacol but it's really not much fun - least of all for Amber.