Pepto-Bismol Caplets for Nausea, Heartburn, Indigestion, Upset Stomach, and Diarrhea 24 ct
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Swallow with water, do not chew. Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 Caplets (1 dose) every 1/2 hour or 4 caplets (2 doses) every hour as needed for diarrhea. 2 Caplets (1 dose) every 1/2 hour as needed for overindulgence (upset stomach, heartburn, indigestion, nausea). Do not exceed 8 doses (16 caplets) in 24 hours. Use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days. Children under 12 years: Ask a doctor. Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea. Other Information: Avoid excessive heat (over 104°F or 40°C).
DescriptionPepto-Bismol® Caplets for Nausea, Heartburn, Indigestion, Upset Stomach, and Diarrhea 24 ct. Bismuth subsalicylate - Upset stomach reliever / antidiarrheal.
Other DescriptionWhen you have a sour stomach, Pepto's coating action calms and soothes your symptoms, providing fast digestive relief. Same relief, unflavored caplets. Power of Pepto liquid in a caplet for portable relief. Each caplet contains: Calcium 27 mg. Salicylate 99 mg. Low sodium. Uses: Relieves: Traveler's diarrhea. Diarrhea. Upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including: Heartburn. Indigestion. Nausea. Gas. Belching. Fullness. Calms & soothes your stomach. The #1 pharmacist recommended brand for upset stomachs (based on Pharmacy Times 2018 Survey-upset stomach remedies category). Patents: www.pg.com/patents. Questions? Call: 1-800-717-3786. Visit: www.pg.com, www.pepto-bismol.com.
IngredientsActive Ingredient (In Each Caplet) ... Purpose. Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mg ... Upset Stomach Reliever and Antidiarrheal. Inactive Ingredient: Calcium Carbonate, D&C Red No. 27 Aluminum Lake, Magnesium Stearate, Mannitol, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polysorbate 80, Povidone, Silicon Dioxide, Sodium Starch Glycolate.
WarningsReye's Syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.
Allergy Alert: Contains salicylate.
Do not take if you are:
Allergic to salicylates (including aspirin).
Taking other salicylate products .
Do not use if you have:
A bleeding problem.
Bloody or black stool.
Ask a doctor before use if you have:
Mucus in the stool.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for:
Anticoagulation (thinning the blood).
When using this product a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur.
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
Symptoms get worse or last more than 2 days.
Ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs.
Diarrhea lasts more than 2 days.
If pregnant of 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.