Anti-Diarrheal, 2 mg, Caplets
Loperamide Hydrochloride Tablets, 2mg Anti-Diarrheal. Controls the symptoms of diarrhea. 24 caplets (Capsule-shaped tablets). www.imodium.com. Questions or comments? Call 1-877-895-3665 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect). Active ingredient made in Italy.
In Each Caplet Active Ingredients: Loperamide HCI (2 mg), Anti-Diarrheal. Inactive Ingredients: Anhydrous Lactose, Carnauba Wax, Hypromellose, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Pregelatinized Starch.
Contains: In Each Caplet Warnings: Allergy Alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCI. Heart Alert: Taking more than directed can cause serious heart problems or death. Do not use if you have blood or black stool. Ask a doctor before use if you have: fever; mucus in the stool; a history of liver disease; a history of abnormal heart rhythm. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug. Loperamide may interact with certain prescription drugs. When using this product tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery. Stop use and ask a doctor if: symptoms get worse; diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days; you get abdominal swelling or bulging. These may be signs of a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).
In Each Caplet Directions: Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea. Find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age. Adults and Children 12 Years and Over: 2 caplets after the first loose stool; 1 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 caplets in 24 hours. Children 9-11 years (60-95 lbs): 1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 3 caplets in 24 hours. Children 9-11 years (60-95 lbs): 1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 3 caplets in 24 hours. Children 2-5 Years (34 to 47 lbs): Ask a doctor. Children Under 2 Years (up to 33 lbs): Do not use.
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