Imodium A-D Anti Diarrheal Caplets - 48 CT
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1. Separate blister. 2. Fold and pull. Easy to open. 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 degrees C (68-77 degrees F). Do not use if carton or blister unit is open or torn. See side panel for lot number and expiration date.
DescriptionImodium® A-D Anti-Diarrheal Caplets - 48 CT. Loperamide HCI. Controls the symptoms of diarrhea. Each caplet contains 2 mg loperamide HCI.
Other DescriptionThe makers of Imodium® do not manufacture store brands. Use controls symptoms of diarrhea, including travelers' diarrhea. Questions or comments? Call 1-877-895-3665 (English) or 1-888-466-8746 (Spanish). McNeil. ©MCN-PPC, Inc., 2008. www.imodium.com.
IngredientsActive ingredient (in each caplet) - Purpose. Loperamide HCI 2 mg - Anti-Diarrheal. Inactive ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Dibasic Calcium Phosphate, D&C Yellow #10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue #1 Aluminum Lake, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose.
WarningsAllergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCI.
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.
DistributorMcNeil Consumer Healthcare, Division of McNeil-PPC, Inc
Fort Washington, PA 19034 USA