CVS Anti-Diarrheal Softgels
Loperamide HCI soft gelatin capsules (2 mg). Liquid filled softgels (Each liquid filled capsule contains 2 mg loperamide hydrochloride). CVS pharmacist recommended.
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Active Ingredient (in each Capsule): Loperamide HCI (2 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Butylated Hydroxyanisole, Edible Ink, FD&C Blue 1, Gelatin, Glycerin, Glyceryl Caprylate, Polyoxyl 40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil and Purified Water.
Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea. Not for use in children under 12 years of age. Adults and Children 12 Years of Age and Over: 2 softgels after the first loose stool; 1 softgel after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 softgels in 24 hours. Store at 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C). Avoid excessive heat above 104 degrees F (40 degrees C). Use the 1 mg soft gelatin capsule product for children 6 to under 12 years of age.
Allergy Alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCI. Do not use: if you have bloody or black stool; in children under 12 years of age (see directions). Ask a doctor before use if you have: fever; mucus in the stool; a history of liver disease. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking antibiotics. When using this product tiredness, drowsiness, or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery. Stop use and ask a doctor if: these symptoms get worse; diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days; you get abdominal swelling or bulging. These may be signs of a serious condition; side effects occur. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Do not use if carton or blister unit is open or torn. This product is packaged in a child resistant and tamper evident package. Use only if blisters are intact.