Lomotil Oral Solution 2.5-0.025Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Lomotil: Oral solution (2.5-0.025mg)

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What is this Medicine?

ATROPINE; DIPHENOXYLATE (A troe peen dye fen OX i late) is used to treat diarrhea.

In-Depth Information

Lomotil 2.5mg-0.025mg/5ml Solution

NDC: 000250066
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Diarrhea

Storage Information
Store in original container
Lomotil 2.5mg-0.025mg/5ml Solution

Reported Side Effects for Lomotil 2.5mg-0.025mg/5ml Solution

Headache Incidence:
2.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Lomotil 2.5mg-0.025mg/5ml Solution

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Lomotil 2.5mg-0.025mg/5ml Solution(Atropine Sulfate)
Marijuana and Atropine(Atropine Sulfate)
Do not take Marijuana, Medical and Atropine together without talking to your health care provider. Taking these drugs together might increase the risk of high blood pressure or heart rate, nervousness, palpitations, problems with sleep, severe headache, or other side effects.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Lomotil 2.5mg-0.025mg/5ml Solution(Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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