Pepto-Bismol Liquid Maximum Strength Cherry Description
Coats Your Stomach
2X Strength Per Dose
5-Symptom Digestive Relief: Heartburn, Indigestion, Nausea, Upset Stomach & Diarrhea
Bismuth Subsalicylate: Upset Stomach Relief | Antidiarrheal
Pepto-Bismol Cherry Max Strength liquid was created for those in need of maximum relief from stomach discomfort--in a great-tasting cherry flavor. A liquid formula with a cherry taste that provides relief for symptoms of heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach, nausea, and diarrhea.
Shake well before use. Only use dose cup provided.
Adults and children 12 years and over: 15 mL (1 dose) every ½ hour or 30 mL (2 doses) every hour as needed for diarrhea/traveler's diarrhea. 15 mL (1 dose) every ½ hour as needed for overindulgence (upset stomach, heartburn, indigestion, nausea). Do not exceed 8 doses (120 mL) 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.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Inactive Ingredients: Benzoic acid, D&C red no. 22, D&C red no. 28, flavor, gellan gum, magnesium aluminum silicate, methylcellulose, salicylic acid, sodium salicylate, sorbic acid, sucralose, water.
Reye'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 behaviour with nausea and vomiting occur, contact 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) or taking other salicylate products.
Do not use if you have an ulcer, a bleeding problem, bloody or black stool
Ask a doctor before use if you have fever, mucus in the stool.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for anticoagulation (thinning the blood), diabetes, gout or arthritis.
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, ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs or diarrhea lasts more than 2 days
If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use. In case of overdose get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.