Samarin Peach Lemon – Sodium bicarbonate uses, dose and side effects


powder for oral solution, sachet
Sodium bicarbonate

What Samarin Peach Lemon is and what it is used for

Traditionally used for heartburn and acid reflux.

Samarin Peach Lemon contains sodium bicarbonate, which has an acid-neutralizing effect on the stomach.

What you need to know before taking Samarin Peach Lemon

Do not take Samarin Peach Lemon

  • if you are allergic to sodium bicarbonate or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6).
  • if you have impaired kidney function.

Children and young people

Samarin Peach Lemon is not recommended for children under 12 years.

Other medicines and Samarin Peach Lemon

Intake of Samarin Peach Lemon can affect the effectiveness of certain other medicines, e.g. certain antibiotics ( tetracyclines ), ketoconazole tablets, and gabapentin tablets. Therefore, Samarin Peach lemons and these medicines should not be taken at the same time. Other possible interactions with medicines, herbal medicines, or food have not been studied.

In case of contact with a doctor or other healthcare professional, remember to tell them that you are taking or have recently taken this over-the-counter medicine.

Pregnancy, breastfeeding, and fertility

No known risks during use during pregnancy and lactation.

The potential effect of the drug on fertility has not been studied.

Driving and using machines

Samarin Peach Lemon does not affect the ability to drive and use machines.

Important information about some of the ingredients of Samarin Peach Lemon

Due to its sodium content, this product is not suitable for people on a low-salt diet.

How to take Samarin Peach Lemon

Always take this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you are unsure.

Adults, the elderly, and children over 12 years:

1 sachet if needed, but not more than 4 times daily. Empty the contents of the bag into a glass of water. Stir with a spoon and let the drink finish bubbling. Continuous use is limited to 2 weeks. You should talk to your doctor if your symptoms worsen or do not improve during this time.

Not recommended for children under 12 years.

If you take more Samarin Peach Lemon than you should

If you have ingested too much medicine or if e.g. If a child has ingested the medicine by mistake, contact a doctor or hospital for risk assessment and advice.

Possible side effects

Like all medicines, Samarin Peach Lemon can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

The content of tartrate can in rare cases have a mild laxative effect.

How to store Samarin Peach Lemon

Store in the original package. Moisture sensitive.

Keep out of sight and reach of children.

Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton (after EXP). The expiration date is the last day of the specified month.

Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

Contents of the packaging and other information

Content declaration

  • The active substance is sodium bicarbonate. Each sachet contains 2.09 g of sodium bicarbonate.
  • The other ingredients are citric acid, sodium carbonate, potassium sodium tartrate, peach flavor, lemon flavor, silica, and sodium saccharinate.

What the medicine looks like and the contents of the pack

White powder (for oral solution) in sachets.

Each package (carton) contains 18 sachets.

Marketing Authorisation Holder

Orkla Care AB

Box 1336

171 26 Solna

Tel: 010-142 64 00


Orkla Care AS

Vassingerödvej 3-7

DK-3540 Lynge


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