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Clinically proven for control and symptomatic relief of acute non-specific diarrhea.
- Unit dose, tamper-evident dual layer foil packets
- FOR HOUSEHOLDS WITHOUT YOUNG CHILDREN
Each caplet contains:
Loperamide HCl USP 2 mg
Available in the following package sizes:
24 (24 x 1's) - Item 20064 for commissaries
6 (6 x 1's) - Item 20069 for commissaries
Drug Facts Information
Active ingredient (in each caplet):
Loperamide HCl USP 2 mg
anhydrous lactose, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, D&C Yellow # 10, FD&C Blue # 1, hydrogenated vegetable oil, magnesium stearate, powdered cellulose, pregelatinized starch
Controls the symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers' diarrhea.
Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to Loperamide HCl
Heart alert: Taking more than directed can cause serious heart problems or death.
Do not use
■ if you have bloody or black stool
Ask a doctor before use if you have
■ a fever
■ mucus in stool
■ a history of liver disease
■ a history of abnormal heart rhythm
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
■ taking a precription 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 more than 2 days
■ you get abdominal swelling or bulging. These may be signs of a serious condition.
If you are pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, contact a physician or Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222).
■ drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
Adults and children: (12 years and older) Take 2 caplets after the first loose stool; 1 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 caplets in 24 hours.
Children under 12 years: Do not give to children under 12 years of age.
■ store at room temperature 68- 77º F (20-25ºC)
■ tamper-evident sealed packets
■ do not use any opened or torn packets
■ see back of packet for lot number and expiration date
Questions? Please contact us at 1-800-634-7680
Medique Products takes great care to ensure that the product you take is completely safe. This website contains current product information as of 7/31/20 and may differ from the information on the product packaging you may have.