Imodium A-D Oral Suspension 1Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Imodium A-D: Oral suspension (1mg)

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What is this Medicine?

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

Similar Generic Drugs : Loperamide: Oral suspension (1mg)
In-Depth Information

Imodium A-D 1mg/7.5ml Suspension

NDC: 000450134
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




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

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Imodium A-D 1mg/7.5ml Suspension

Reported Side Effects for Imodium A-D 1mg/7.5ml Suspension

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.
Daily Life Interactions for Imodium A-D 1mg/7.5ml Suspension

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.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Imodium A-D 1mg/7.5ml Suspension(Loperamide Hydrochloride)
Grapefruit juice and Loperamide(Loperamide Hydrochloride)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs may be taken together with caution. Taking these drugs together may increase the risk of a dangerous change in heartbeat or heart rhythm. Contact your prescriber immediately if you experience chest pain, dizziness, fainting or falling spells, palpitations, shortness of breath, or a change in your heart beat (such as a fast or irregular heart beat). Also, you may feel drowsy or may have trouble breathing when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. If you have difficulty staying awake or notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

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


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