CareOne Loperamide Hydrochloride Oral Suspension Mint
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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. Shake well before using. Only use attached measuring cup to dose product. Adults and children 12 years and over: 30 ml (6 tsp) after the first loose stool; 15 ml (3 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 60 ml (12 tsp) in 24 hours. Children 9-11 years (60-95 lbs): 15 ml (3 tsp) after the first loose stool; 7.5 ml (1 1/2 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 45 ml (9 tsp) in 24 hours. Children 6-8 years (48-59 lbs): 15 ml (3 tsp) after the first loose stool; 7.5 ml (1 1/2 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 30 ml (6 tsp) in 24 hours. Children under 6 years (up to 47 lbs): Ask a doctor Each 30 ml (6 tsp) contains: sodium 15 mg. Store between 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F).
DescriptionCareOne® Mint Flavor Loperamide Hydrochloride Oral Suspension. Compare to the active ingredient in Imodium® A-D*. Anti-diarrheal. Controls the symptoms of diarrhea. 1 mg loperamide hydrochloride per 7.5 ml.
Other DescriptionUse controls symptoms of diarrhea, including travelers' diarrhea. Quality guaranteed or your money back. Gluten free. *This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, distributor of Imodium ® A-D. Questions or comments? 1-800-719-9260. 1-877-846-9949. ©2014 Ahold Licensing, Sarl.
IngredientsActive Ingredient (in each 7.5 ml): Loperamide HCl 1 mg (anti-diarrheal). Inactive Ingredients: Anhydrous Citric Acid, Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium, D&C Yellow No. 10, FD&C Blue No. 1, Glycerin, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Natural and Artificial Mint Flavor, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Simethicone, Sodium Benzoate, Sucralose, Titanium Dioxide, Xanthan Gum.
WarningsAllergy 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:
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).
DistributorFoodhold U.S.A., LLC
Landover, MD 20785