Frequently asked questions about Rennie

How does Rennie® [Peppermint/Spearmint/Aniseed/Orange] work?

Rennie® is an antacid which gets to work in the stomach, neutralising excess stomach acid to help remove the discomfort of heartburn & indigestion9,10.

Is Rennie® suitable for children?

All Rennie products are suitable for adults and children over 12 years. Rennie® products are not recommended for children under the age of 12.

Does Rennie® contain aspartame?

Rennie® Peppermint, Spearmint and Orange do not contain aspartame. Rennie Aniseed contains 10 mg aspartame, source of phenylalanine which may be harmful to patients with phenylketonuria.

Is Rennie® suitable for vegetarians?

Yes, all Rennie® products are suitable for vegetarians .

Is Rennie® suitable for vegans?

Yes, all Rennie® products are suitable for vegans .

Can Rennie® be taken in pregnancy?

Rennie® is suitable for use when suffering from heartburn during pregnancy if taken as instructed. However, if you are pregnant medicines can harm the unborn baby so always talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine in pregnancy.

Where can I buy Rennie®?

Rennie® is available from all leading supermarkets, pharmacies and convenience stores.

Is Rennie® suitable for diabetics?

Rennie tablets contain 475 mg sucrose per tablet, thus diabetic patients should take special care with Rennie.

How many tablets can I take in a day?

A maximum daily dose of 8 g calcium carbonate (corresponding to 11 Digestif Rennie® tablets) must not be exceeded.

Can I take Rennie® at night?

Yes, Rennie® can be taken at night, neutralising excess stomach acid to help remove the discomfort of heartburn & indigestion.