Controls the symptoms of diarrhea, including traveler’s diarrhea.
Loperamide hydrochloride 2mg
Adults and children over 12 years:
Take 2 capsules initially, followed by 1 tablet after each loose unformed stool as needed
Maximum of 8 capsules per 24 hours, and no longer than 48 hours.
Drink plenty of fluids as fluid and electrolyte depletion may occur.
Always read the label and only use only as directed.
Seek medical advice
If your are under 12 years of age
If you have previously had a rash or allergic reaction to products containing loperamide
If constipation should be avoided
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding
You have a fever, severe stomach pain, blood in your stools, or on-going illness affecting the bowel
If diarrhoea persists beyond 48 hours
If dehydration is suspected
If symptoms persist, side effects develop or you have an allergic reaction, stop and see your doctor or pharmacist immediately