|Comparison Parameter||Ingredients||Direction of Use|
|D-GAS||Made entirely from proven natural ingredients. Does not contains caffeine and Uva ursi||Can be taken anytime, with or without food|
|GAS STOP||An all enzymes product which only contains one herbal ingredient||Must to be taken before a meal|
|GAIA HERBS GAS & BLOATING||Contains synthetic ingredients. Made mostly from vegetable charcoal||Cannot be taken daily|
|BLOAT-X||Contains caffeine and Uva ursi||Must be taken before a meal|
*Side effects of activated charcoal include constipation and black stools. More serious, but rare, side effects are a slowing or blockage of the intestinal tract, regurgitation into the lungs, and dehydration. Activated charcoal can only be used short term and cannot be used if the person has any kind of intestinal obstruction.
Also, if the consumer has a condition that slows the passage of food through their intestine (reduced peristalsis), they should not use activated charcoal.
*Uva ursi can cause nausea and vomiting, stomach discomfort and a greenish-brown discoloration of the urine. High doses or long-term use can cause liver damage, eye problems, breathing problems, convulsions, and death. Uva ursi can not be given to children because it can cause severe liver problems.intestine (reduced peristalsis), they should not use activated charcoal.