Loperamide Oral Capsule 2Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Loperamide: Oral capsule (2mg)

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Loperamide 2mg Cap
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TEVA 0311 
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Loperamide 2mg Cap
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MYLAN 2100 MYLAN 2100 

What is this Medicine?

LOPERAMIDE (loe PER a mide) is used to treat diarrhea.

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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Loperamide Hydrochloride 2mg Capsule

NDC: 000930311
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Diarrhea, Traveler's Diarrhea, Ileostomy-associated Diarrhea

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Irinotecan-induced Diarrhea, Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Loperamide Hydrochloride 2mg Capsule
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Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: TEVA 0311 
Shape: capsule
Color: brown

Reported Side Effects for Loperamide Hydrochloride 2mg Capsule

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
*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.
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

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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