Kaopectate Oral Suspension 262Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Kaopectate: Oral suspension (262mg)

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What is this Medicine?

BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE (biz muth sub sa LIS i late) relieves the symptoms of diarrhea, upset stomach, heartburn, acid indigestion, and nausea.

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Kaopectate 262mg/15ml Suspension (Peppermint)

NDC: 411673330
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)

Labeled but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Diarrhea, Dyspepsia, Pyrosis (heartburn)

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Kaopectate 262mg/15ml Suspension (Peppermint)
Daily Life Interactions for Kaopectate 262mg/15ml Suspension (Peppermint)

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
Alcohol and Kaopectate 262mg/15ml Suspension (Peppermint)(Bismuth Subsalicylate)
Alcohol and Salicylates(Bismuth Subsalicylate)
Side effects from this drug may get worse if you drink alcohol-containing drinks. If you have persistent stomach upset, vomit blood or what looks like coffee grounds, or have black, tarry stools, contact your health care provider immediately. Avoid alcohol containing drinks while taking aspirin. Alcohol intake should be limited even with short term use of aspirin or related pain relievers.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk

Second Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk

Third Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk


Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.

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