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Imodium Anti-Diarrheal
Active Ingredients
In each caplet:
Loperamide HCl 2 mg; Anti-diarrheal
Uses
controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers' Diarrhea
Warnings

Allergy alert

Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCl

Do not use if you have bloody or black stool

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • fever
  • mucus in the stool
  • a history of liver disease

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking antibiotics

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)

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 6-8 years (48-59 lbs); 1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 2 caplets in 24 hours

children under 6 years (up to 47 lbs); ask a doctor

Other Information
  • each caplet contains: calcium 10 mg
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • do not use if carton or pouch is open or torn
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date
Inactive Ingredients
colloidal silicon dioxide, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, D&C yellow no.10 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no.1 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose
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