COLIC REMEDIES: NATURAL VS. SIMETHICONE GAS DROPS

If you’re like so many moms searching for colic remedies for your fussy, gassy baby, you probably want to know more about the significant differences between natural colic remedies, such as gripe water, and gas drops containing simethicone.   We’ve summarized a list of these main differences below.  But remember, when it comes to our babies, natural forms of treating colic far outweigh chemical drugs.  Learn more about Mommy’s Bliss Gripe Water.

 

Mommy’s Bliss® Gripe Water

All natural supplement used for stomach discomfort

Simple, gentle formula

Effectively relieves multiple symptoms, including gas that may cause stomach discomfort and colic.

No harsh chemicals

No Artificial Flavors or Coloring

Effective formula utilizing herbs historically known for easing stomach discomfort:  Ginger and Fennel

Special blend of natural ingredients specifically designed for symptoms associated to colic, upset tummy, hiccups & teething

Includes instructions in Spanish

Recommended by pediatricians and parents nationwide

#1 selling gas & colic relief product – because it works!

 

Simethicone (Gas Drops)

A chemical drug; not a natural solution

Rare, severe allergic reaction is possible

Effective ONLY on gas in the stomach (Chemical anti-foaming agent that breaks surface tension of bubbles formed ONLY from swallowed air that causes gas in the stomach).  No effect on intestinal gas or other symptoms.

May contain Artificial Flavors and Dyes

Studies have proven that simethicone is no more effective than sugar water for Infant Colic

Must be taken during feeding or immediately after to have any effect

Chemical mixture of polydimethylsiloxane and hydrated silica gel often used in hair care products to reduce frizz and used in detergents