It's perfectly natural for our digestive systems to produce gas - even though it can leave you a bit red in the face!
Excess gas particles build up and collect in the digestive system, making it difficult for the body to disperse them naturally.
Flatulence is the body's way of dealing with excess gas but trapped gas may leave you feeling very bloated and uncomfortable, which can affect your day to day lifestyle.
Our digestive system can be up to 30ft long and trapped wind can occur at almost any point in the various twists and turns along the way. Common symptoms of trapped wind include:
WindSetlers contain activated simeticone. Always read the label. If symptoms are severe or prolonged, you should consult a doctor or pharmacist. Those aged 45 years and over with new onset of symptoms within the last year which lasted for at least four weeks, or whose symptoms have changed should seek medical advice.