Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea. Find right dose and 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.
Serving Size: 1 Tablet
Servings per Container: 12
Amount Per Serving
% Daily Value
Loperamide HCI (Anti-diarrheal)
Other Ingredients: Colloidal silicon dioxide, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microccrystalline cellulose.
Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or the allergic reaction to loperamide HCl. Do not use if you have bloody or black stool. As a doctor before use if you have fever, mucus in the stool, or a history of liver disease. When using this product tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operation machinery. Stop use and ask a doctor if: symptoms get worse, diarrhea last for more than 2 days. You get abdominal swelling or bulging.This may be signs of a serious condition. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a healthcare professional before use. Keep out the reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
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